Sentence Examples

  • By heading off reactionary Austria Napoleon hoped to conciliate the French Liberals; by helping the pope, to satisfy the Catholics; by concessions to be wrung both from Pius and from the Roman triumvirs, to achieve a bloodless victory.
  • But for once prudential considerations prevailed, and the short and bloodless war was terminated by the peace of Travendal (Aug.
  • "AvaLp.a, bloodless animals (= Invertebrata).
  • But even at this crisis Savonarola's influence was all-powerful, and a bloodless revolution was effected.
  • His last public service was the bloodless suppression of an insurrection in Pannonia (13).