Sentence Examples


  • The last civil war set us back fifty years.
  • Someone told me that it was built by Union soldiers hiding from the rebels during the Civil War.
  • In other words, civil government steps in to take over roles traditionally provided by private charity only when charities no longer provide the service.
  • There were likely some nasty security features on the other side of the Mississippi left over from the East-West Civil War.
  • Equity here is defined to mean "any body of rules existing by the side of the original civil law, founded on distinct principles, and claiming incidentally to supersede the civil law in virtue of a superior sanctity inherent in those principles."