CARDINAL's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of cardinal
Definition:
a. chief; serving as an essential component
Example:
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Sentence in Classic:
The Oratory of France claimed the precedence, since Philip de Neri was only a saint, while Berulle was a cardinal.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
They are the four vanguards of the human race, marching towards the four cardinal points of progress.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
It was an illuminated book, with beautiful Gothic characters, and so weighty with gold, that a servant always carried it before the cardinal on days of great solemnity.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
There were nobles, who made war against each other; there was the king, who made war against the cardinal; there was Spain, which made war against the king.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
Every one suspects himself of at least one of the cardinal virtues, and this is mine: I am one of the few honest people that I have ever known.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald Context
The Cardinal of Luzerne was a writer and was destined to have, a few years later, the honor of signing in the Conservateur articles side by side with Chateaubriand; M.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
I say the two, because Cardinal Rospigliosi, who had not taken any precaution, was completely despoiled.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context