Sentence Examples


  • These concessions allayed the prevailing unrest for a time, but the Royalist and Nationalist parties continued secretly to intrigue against one another, and in February 1908, while the shah was driving in Teheran, two bombs were exploded under his motor-car.
  • On the 23rd of February 1820, at a time of great distress and during the unrest caused by the death of George III., the cabinet ministers had arranged to dine at the earl of Harrowby's house in Grosvenor Square.
  • It brought Ladislaus little immediate gain; but it stimulated the elements of unrest in Prussia to fresh activity.
  • His visit coincided with a period of unrest both among the white civil servants and among the natives, due to the high cost of living.
  • These struggles constitute the entire political history of Geneva up to about 1535, when a new epoch of unrest opens with the adoption of Protestantism.