Sentence Examples


  • He was detained by Francis I.
  • Business and pleasure, however, still detained him in Europe for four years longer.
  • At Tixall she was detained till her papers at Chartley had undergone thorough research.
  • De Medecine; subsequently he joined the army of the Pyrenees as pharmacies; but having committed some slight political offence, he was thrown into prison and detained there for some time.
  • The crusaders hoped to be joined in Bohemia by King Sigismund, but that prince was detained in Hungary.