Sentence Examples

  • He was educated for the profession of law and practised as avocat.
  • His parents meant him for the military profession, but his bent being for study he was allowed to enter the university of Paris.
  • In 1806 he became a medical practitioner in partnership with James Gregory, but, though successful in his profession, preferred literature and philosophy.
  • His further pursuit of the legal profession seemed to be out of the question, and on his return to Boston he remained quietly at home.
  • He proclaimed a crusade against Louis and the French, and, after the peace of Lambeth, he forced Louis to make a public and humiliating profession of penitence (1217).