Sentence Examples


  • The principal members of this clique were William B.
  • But the king replaced them with a new clique of servile and rapacious favourites.
  • The nomination was brought about by the Cordoba clique, and Roca lacked the moral courage to oppose the decision.
  • In so far as these had other causes than the Anglo-Saxon love of faction, they were due to the formation by the loyalists, their descendants and hangers-on of a clique who more and more engrossed political and social power.
  • With cynical insight he discovered that a great government cannot rest on a clique, however distinguished.