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Usage examples for political

  1. In this way I think I made my political hero interesting. – Autobiography of Anthony Trollope by Anthony Trollope
  2. We've a big political dinner on. – Senator North by Gertrude Atherton
  3. The political state of France was one which afforded the members of its court extraordinary occasions for the display of character. – The Friendships of Women by William Rounseville Alger
  4. I am sorry to say it, but, to gratify his political rage, he wou'd sacrifice every social tie, that is dear to friend or family. – The Man Of The World (1792) by Charles Macklin
  5. He does forget this, when he acts for political interests, and as one of a party, as he never would act in his private affairs. – Humanity in the City by E. H. Chapin
  6. It is especially now, in the midst of a political struggle for German national life, that it would be useful to us to consider how this struggle began three centuries and a half ago. – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. I. by Gustav Freytag
  7. From what I learn, on good authority, the political situation is this. – Diary of the Besieged Resident in Paris by Henry Labouchère
  8. In Once a Week, however, her articles became more decisively political year by year. – Harriet Martineau by Florence Fenwick Miller
  9. What national political parties exist at present? – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn
  10. There isn't anything in this political game for me, and the law is too long. – The Window at the White Cat by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  11. The group of political gentlemen shook their heads in silent admiration. – Trumps by George William Curtis
  12. Since that terrible day no woman has suffered death in England for any political offence. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  13. But that is political; will it weary Lady Florence?" – Ernest Maltravers, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  14. But that the political situation should continue as it was could not be expected. – A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) by Leopold von Ranke
  15. As he could hardly have had this appointment, or have taken the political stand he did, until of age, he must have been at least twenty- one at that time. – The Mayflower and Her Log, Complete by Azel Ames
  16. Benda spoke of the political changes that might, he feared, take place because of the death of Gambetta. – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  17. I trust to be able soon to congratulate you on a step which I am sure will be but the beginning of a long and brilliant political career. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
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