Sentence Examples


  • The emperor's first great coup thus failed.
  • He left Paris after the coup d'etat of 1851 and spent nine years in England.
  • After the coup d'etat of 1851 he retired from public life.
  • He was suddenly placed under arrest owing to intrigues or suspicions of the men raised to power by the coup d'etat of Thermidor 9-10 (July 27-28) 1794.
  • The murder of three men of the Baltic Landeswehr led to the coup of April 16 1919, by the proclamation of the Government of a Lettish clergyman, Needra.