Sentence Examples with the word troubled

Kept a diary during the troubled years 1820-1823, which has been published by the count de Casa Valencia.

But their rule was troubled by continual wars and insurrections; the support of the Beduin Arabs was imperfectly secured by pensions, which formed a heavy burden on the finances of the state; 1 and in later times the dynasty was weakened by family dissensions.

As she crept up the stairs of the wine cellar to the kitchen, she couldn't help feeling troubled at leaving the man in the basement.

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It was embarrassing to think she had let it go on this long without realizing he was troubled by it.

The direction of foreign affairs in the troubled period immediately preceding and during the second war with Great Britain thus devolved upon him.

Even at such a young age, Rhyn.s features were troubled and somber, as if he knew what kind of a life awaited him.

He avoided her troubled gaze.

His genius was one of generalization and abstraction; and the aspirations of the time towards unity and perfection received, by his serene labours, an embodiment denied to them in the troubled world of politics.

I surely deserve the comfort of a little friend to sooth my troubled mind.

She met his troubled gaze with an icy stare and then turned to her father.