Sentence Examples


  • The horses' croups began to sway in the front line.
  • He thus holds sway over two domains: he had the adherence of the lovers of fact and of the children of fancy.
  • It eventually passed under the sway of the rulers of Khwarizm (Khiva).
  • She held no sway in what happened or played no larger part in their twisted doings.
  • It was thus natural, for these reasons, that the conquest of the Holy Land should gradually become an object for the ambition of Western Christianity - an object which the papacy, eager to realize its dream of a universal Church subject to its sway, would naturally cherish and attempt to advance.