Sentence Examples with the word terrified

In 1531 the clergy in convocation, terrified by the charge of praemunirc brought against them for recognizing Wolseys legatine authority, paid Henry a hundred and eighteen thousand pounds and recognized him as supreme head of the church so far as the law of Christ would allow.

Cheke was visited by two priests and by Dr John Feckenham, dean of St Paul's, whom he had formerly tried to convert to Protestantism, and, terrified by a threat of the stake, he gave way and was received into the Church of Rome by Cardinal Pole, being cruelly forced to make two public recantations.

The daughter of her mate for eternity, who terrified her and ordered the slaughter of innocents.

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She crossed more boldly this time, terrified of seeing the doorway close behind her before she'd made it through another one.

She tried to decipher his meaning as she watched them fight, terrified to take her eyes off Rhyn.

For the first Joseph time Napoleon found himself confronted, not by Bonaparte terrified and selfish rulers, but by an infuriated proclaimed people The rising in Spain began the popular moveKing.

At the outset she felt some repugnance for the thin sallow-faced young officer, and was certainly terrified by his ardour and by the imperious egoism of his nature; but she consented to the union, especially when he received the promise of the command of the French army of Italy.

While she welcomed the feeling of newfound power, she was terrified for her son.

I made a terrified noise that brought Viny, my old nurse, to the rescue.

While his form was large enough to be a man the size of Damian's Guardians, his voice was terrified and gravelly, as if he hadn't ever spoken to anyone.