Sentence Examples with the word Stalled

This was in 1732, and Rousseau, who for a time had unimportant employments in the service of the Sardinian crown, was shortly in- stalled by Madame de Warens, whom he still called Maman, as amant en titre in her singular household, wherein she diverted herself with him, with music and with chemistry.

It was a time to tackle all those built up chores that had accumulated during the busy season now that life was stalled in the dark of winter.