Sentence Examples


  • These events disposed both Bonaparte and the British cabinet towards peace.
  • Its auction marts for sheep and cattle sales are the largest in the south-west of Scotland; at an autumn sale as many as 15,000 sheep and 1400 cattle are disposed of in one day.
  • Thus the ancient Greek religion was especially disposed to belief in heroes and demigods.
  • It remained in Mantegna's studio unsold at his death, and was disposed of to liquidate debts.
  • 2,824,182 Other revenue 55,676 £11,879,343 The return made to the states was £7,385,731, so that the actual revenue disposed of by the Commonwealth was less by that amount, or £4,493,612.