Edicts in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Edicts

plural of edict

Short Example Sentence for Edicts

  • 1. The ancient edicts are to be brought forth again. 🔊
  • 2. His edicts and speeches are copied out and read. 🔊
  • 3. One does not thus slight the edicts of the mighty with impunity. 🔊
  • 4. Some of the edicts of the period seem strange enough to modern ears. 🔊
  • 5. I hear Bibulus's edicts have been sent to you. 🔊
  • 6. First came edicts forbidding any one to attend non-Catholic preaching. 🔊
  • 7. Very little will they care for the edicts of European Ambassadors. 🔊
  • 8. Not even Congress dared to oppose the edicts of John Quincy Adams. 🔊

How to use Edicts in Sentence?

  • 1. He obliged them to register the two edicts for the impot-territorial and stamp tax. 🔊
  • 2. The edicts against them were by no means revoked; their execution was merely suspended. 🔊
  • 3. Numerous edicts prohibited hoeing and weeding, lest young partridges should be destroyed. 🔊
  • 4. These principles are enforced by edicts of exile, imprisonment, or death by the guillotine. 🔊
  • 5. All the bloodthirsty edicts of the Revolution could not annihilate a few thousand aristocrats. 🔊
  • 6. One of the earliest edicts of the King prescribed the dress that must be worn by his people. 🔊
  • 7. Royal edicts forbid even the private assemblies of the Huguenots, on pain of death. 🔊
  • 8. It evoked edicts from several Roman emperors decreeing its suppression, but without avail. 🔊
  • 9. The proclamations, edicts and laws published against the Huguenots were known to all Frenchmen. 🔊
  • 10. The edicts of February 12, 1912, are among the most curious state papers of modern times. 🔊
  • 11. Here he would extemporize theatres, and here he would issue edicts as from Berlin and Milan. 🔊
  • 12. The whole of the tyrannical edicts and ordinances of Louis XIV. continued to be maintained. 🔊
  • 13. The magistrates persecuted them, and edicts were frequently obtained against them from the emperors. 🔊
  • 14. Before the registration of edicts concerning taxation they demanded a statement of the financial situation and the right of examining the accounts. 🔊
  • 15. Many in consequence of these edicts suffered willingly terrible torments: many others at first gave way. 🔊
  • 16. More repressive edicts were issued, with the usual result, that secret societies multiplied everywhere. 🔊
  • 17. After the edicts of abdication, the issue became one of ultra-idealist constitutionalism versus brutal military realism. 🔊
  • 18. It is thus, and for the same end, that they endeavor to destroy that tribunal of conscience which exists independently of edicts and decrees. 🔊
  • 19. Court favour exempted him from edicts against Protestants, but could not shield him from popular prejudice. 🔊
  • 20. Dens may make such additional Edicts for their control and government as they may deem requisite and necessary. 🔊
  • 21. Dens may make such additional Edicts for their control and government as they may deem requisite and necessary. 🔊
  • 22. Dublin, however, rose superior to edicts and statutes, and by the end of the seventeenth century it was not a mean city. 🔊
  • 23. The s of Dens may make such additional Edicts for their control and government as they shall deem requisite and necessary. 🔊
  • 24. The edicts of an English academy would, probably, be read by many, only that they might be sure to disobey them. 🔊
  • 25. The s of Dens may make such addition- al Edicts for their control and government as they shall deem requisite and necessary. 🔊
  • 26. Only think how we have been annoyed and injured the last two or three years, by edicts differing greatly from the Edict of Nantes. 🔊
  • 27. It has cleared away more filth, in Europe and England, than all the municipal edicts that ever issued from the constituted authorities. 🔊