Sentence Examples


  • The ol' boys at the station are about split down the middle but we're not privy to Byrne's lifestyle and I suppose that's the key.
  • C. 41 to the judicial committee of the privy council.
  • One of these provided that all matters relating to the government shall be transacted in the Privy Council, and that all resolutions "shall be signed by such of the Privy Council as shall advise and consent to the same"; and another declared that all office-holders and pensioners under the Crown shall be incapable of sitting in the House of Commons.
  • During York's regency, both before and after the battle of St Albans, Waynflete took an active part in the proceedings of the privy council.
  • 1694, 4 and in 1711 at the age of eighty was a competitor for the office of lord privy seal.'