Emasculate sentence example

emasculate
  • Italian politics; prosperous republics, with plenty of money to spend but no leisure or inclination for camp-life; cautious tyrants, glad of every pretext to emasculate their subjects, and courting popularity by exchanging conscription for taxationall combined to favor the new system.
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  • At the same time his paternal despotism tended to emasculate the Tuscan character.
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