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conspiring Sentence Examples

  • His brother Cornelius was (July 24) arrested on a charge of conspiring against the prince.

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  • A defrocked priest conspiring to blow up the local abbey.

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  • He was indicted for " conspiring and compassing the death of the king.

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  • Macedonians, and at Prophthasia the commander of the Macedonian cavalry Philotas, the son of Parmenio, and certain others were arraigned before the army on the charge of conspiring against the king's life.

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  • 1915 he wrote an " open letter " to Sir Edward Grey accusing the British Government of conspiring against his life.

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  • He seconded the Progressist and revolutionary campaign of Prim and the Progressists against the throne of Queen Isabella, conspiring and going into exile with them.

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  • This was done in 1794 (by an act annually renewed until 1801) and again in 1817, as to persons arrested and detained by his majesty for conspiring against his person and government.

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  • Her second husband, Theudion, uncle on the mother's side of Antipater, son of Herod I., having been put to death for conspiring against Herod, she married Archelaus.

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  • He trumped.up a vain story that his uncle was once more conspiring against him, arrested him, and sent him HI over to Calais, where he was secretly murdered in re5venge on prison.

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  • Hence when Richard of Gloucester seized on the person of the young king, and imprisoned Lord Rivers and Sir Richard Grey, the queens brother and son, on the pretence that they were conspiring against him, his action was regarded with equanimity by the people.

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  • Soon afterwards he was arrested on suspicion of conspiring to kill the king and queen, but was quickly liberated.

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  • A climax was reached when the difficulties with Russia arose which led to the Crimean War; the prince was accused by the peace party of wanting war, and by the war party of plotting surrender; and it came to be publicly rumoured that the queen's husband had been found conspiring against the state, and had been committed to the Tower.

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  • On two occasions he was obliged to leave France for conspiring against the government of his mother and of Cardinal Richelieu; and after waging an unsuccessful war in Languedoc, he took refuge in Flanders.

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  • They were probably responsible for the allegation, made by a Carmelite, called Latemar, that John was conspiring against his nephew.

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  • The Dutch were already too strongly entrenched in the Indian archipelago for English competition to avail there, and the intense rivalry between the two nations led to the tragedy of Amboyna in 1623, when Governor Van Speult put to torture and death nine Englishmen on a charge of conspiring to take the Dutch forts.

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  • When the conspiring forces of clerical venality and political prostitution had placed a putative Bonaparte in power attained by perjury after perjury, and supported by massacre after massacre, Victor Hugo, in common with all honourable men who had ever taken part in political or public life under the government superseded by force of treason and murder, was driven from his country into an exile of well-nigh twenty years.

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  • Accused of conspiring against her husband, who perhaps already contemplated marriage with his sister, also named Arsinoe, she was banished to Coptos, in Upper Egypt.

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  • In 284 Arsinoe, desirous of gaining the succession for her sons in preference to Agathocles (the eldest son of Lysimachus), intrigued against him with the help of her brother Ptolemy Ceraunus; they accused him of conspiring with Seleucus to seize the throne, and he was put to death.

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  • The execution of Watt gave to this trial a note of tragedy which was absent from that of certain members of the Corresponding Society, accused of conspiring to murder the king by means of a poisoned arrow shot from an air-gun.

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  • He drew up the manifesto issued in 1874 by the young king Alphonso XII., at that time a cadet at Sandhurst; but he dissented from the military men who were actively conspiring to organize an Alphonsist pronunciamiento.

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  • His secretary, Piero delle Vigne, was wrongly suspected of conspiring.

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  • absurd accusation, that the nobles were conspiring with the enemy without, had made an impression on the " people.

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  • conspireso pleaded guilty to two counts of conspiring with others to facilitate illegal entry into the UK.

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  • conspire arrives and Helena accuses her of conspiring with the men to tease her.

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  • conspiree do know is that the political class of Europe is conspiring against the peoples of Europe.

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  • conspire Harrison arrested, but released on giving an assurance to Cromwell that he has no intention of conspiring against the government.

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  • conspire attended the trial of the men charged with conspiring to assassinate Abraham Lincoln.

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  • conspire admitted to conspiring to commit wilful damage over the ax incident.

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  • conspireore a case of circumstances conspiring to conceal the truth.

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  • conspireeant of necessity secretly conspiring against the Romans.

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  • conspire allegedly conspiring to commit a murder, why should he care?

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  • A trial begins in Hull of men accused of conspiring to sell poultry meat unfit for human consumption to a supermarket chain.

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  • So under the advice of his minister (the marquis of Pombal), King Joseph of Portugal in 1759-1760 claimed that the pope should give him permission to try in all cases clerics accused of treason, and was not content with the limited permission given to try and execute, if guilty, the Jesuits then accused of conspiring his death (Life of Pombal, by Count da Carnota, 1871, pp. 128, 1 4 1).

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  • Accused of a share in the Irish branch of the "Popish Plot," he was brought to London, and in June 1681 arraigned in the King's Bench, charged with conspiring to bring a French army to Carlingford.

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  • of Austria politely but resolutely introduced fundamental Gallican reforms (" Josephism "); in 1786 at the Synod of Pistoia Joseph's brother Leopold urged similar principles on Tuscany, while in Germany the very archbishops were conspiring by the Punctation of Ems to aggrandize themselves like true Febronians, at the expense of the pope (see Febronianism).

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  • His latest literary work, Pronoia Is the Antidote for Paranoia: How All of Creation Is Conspiring To Shower You with Blessings, is slated for publication in the summer of 2008.

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  • Jack and Brad conspiring to take over Newman Enterprises.

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  • Adam's heinous actions in 2009 included taking over Newman Enterprises and firing his siblings, gas lighting Ashley Abbott Newman, his stepmother and conspiring with Jack Abbott to frame Victor for murder.

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  • Two years later, after regaining some of her parental rights and seeming to have her life back on track, she and her father sued Ghalib, her former manager Sam Lufti, and attorney John Eardley, for conspiring to gain control of her affairs.

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  • Armed with this and the false report of a spy, who charged the wife of Desmoulins with conspiring for the escape of her husband and the ruin of the republic, Fouquier-Tinville by threats and entreaties obtained from the jury a sentence of death.

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  • His widow followed the fortunes of Marie de' Medici, from whom she received many marks of favour, and was secretly married to Francois de Bassompierre, who joined her in conspiring against Cardinal Richelieu.

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