With the revolution which speedily followed this impolitic trial, new troubles encountered Ken; for, having sworn allegiance to James, he thought himself thereby precluded from taking the oath to William of Orange.
The attack was impolitic: Damascus was the one ally which could help the Franks to stem the advance of Nureddin.
Of the Spaniards, Paul IV., in the most violent and impolitic fashion, declared against the Habsburgs.
The senate thereupon exiled Arnold, and the pope, with the impolitic co-operation of Frederick I.
After their disgrace he was led into many impolitic actions by his violent and often cruel propensities.