Common-purse Sentence Examples
Alms were often given even to non-gildsmen; lights were supported at certain altars; feasts and processions were held periodically; the funerals of brethren were attended; and masses for the dead were provided from the common purse or from special contributions made by the gildsmen.
In this tribe are included Orthoptera with a large prothorax, whose eggs are enclosed in a common purse or capsule formed by the hardening of a maternal secretion.
Its members are priests, who are bound by the obligation of celibacy, live under a common rule and with a common purse.
The members formed themselves into an association arranged in three grades, and constituting a society or family, which lived out of a common purse in the Rue Monsigny.
Lastly, pass around a list of common purse items, and give guests points for each one they have.Advertisement