Usage examples for britain

  1. Shall they return to their Great Britain indignant? – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  2. Neither nation is in a condition to go to war: Great Britain indeed, the least so of the two. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  3. The East India Trade Company had prepared the way for this little Britain in the East. – The Story of Magellan and The Discovery of the Philippines by Hezekiah Butterworth
  4. On his arrival in Britain he was well received by the court, and immediately appointed to a high military command in Scotland. – Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems by W.E. Aytoun
  5. In less than a month Britain had become a military nation. – The World Peril of 1910 by George Griffith