FACTION's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of faction
Definition:
n. a party of persons having a common end in view
Example:
This faction is aligned with the NY and regional board members; in combination, they now have a thin majority on the National Board.
Sentence in Classic:
For, as between citizen and citizen, a wrong would have been done affording ground for fear, fear would have sought defence, defence have led to faction, faction to divisions in the State, and these to its ruin.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
From each remaining springs a party, and from each misinterpretation a faction; and each party thinks that it alone has the true text, and each faction thinks that it possesses the light.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
The people in the left faction were not only fewer in number than the right but probably were no more important than them, although their behaviour was calmer and that made it seem like they were.
The Trial By Franz Kafka Context
Hence hatred sprung up on every side, and hatred growing to division, these led to factions, and these again to ruin.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
If any town should engage in rebellion or mutiny, fall into violent factions, or refuse to pay the usual tribute, the king has two methods of reducing them to obedience.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
Not in a land of war and blood, surrounded by hostile neighbours, and distracted by internal factions, can Israel hope to rest during her wanderings.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
The two factions had earlier seemed to hold views strongly opposed to each other but now they began to intermingle, a few individuals pointed up at K.
The Trial By Franz Kafka Context
Now, it never occurred to me to wish for a nearer inspection of these large insects, with their long black claws, for I always feared to find under their stone wings some little human genius fagged to death with cabals, factions, and government intrigues.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context