Sentence Examples


  • We had tacit official sanction, on our terms.
  • With the royal sanction a petition was addressed to Sixtus IV.
  • The parlements registered the - Sanction and the effect was permanent in France.
  • The Holy Synod can only inflict temporary suspension, or imprisonment for fifteen days, unless with the sanction of the King's ministry.
  • The queen appealed to the pope and was seconded by her brother of England, with the result that the pope's sanction was obtained on the 18th of February 1515.