Sentence Examples


  • Here again his moderation pleased neither party.
  • This wise moderation of the Elizabethan settlement, which had been effected before his appointment, was obviously not due to him; and Elizabeth could have placed Knox or Bonner in the chair of St Augustine had she been so minded.
  • The lord keeper's counsel of moderation was less pleasing to Charles I.
  • Cromwell's moderation and freedom from imperiousness were acknowledged even by those least friendly to his principles.
  • Here Otho remained ten years, and his administration was marked by a moderation unusual at the time.