Definitions of Reigned

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Usage examples for Reigned

  1. Wherever civilization reigned you would find men wearing Galloway's 'Tried and Proven'. – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  2. Terror reigned on the Tyneside. – The Great War in England in 1897 by William Le Queux
  3. A gloomy and silent sadness which is perfectly indescribable reigned at Fontainebleau during the two days which followed. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  4. Instantly a sudden silence reigned through the whole assembly. – The-Bravo-of-Venice-a-romance by Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory)
  5. During the hundred and sixty years which preceded the union of the Roses, nine Kings reigned in England. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay