Example sentences for: allegiance

How can you use “allegiance” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In any case, large portions of France were independently controlled by powerful dukes whose allegiance to the king was only nominal.

  • Like many contemporary conservatives, Frum is torn between his allegiance to social conservatism and his allegiance to libertarianism.

  • If you turn round and do it to me, it probably means you are being duplicitous in some way—switching allegiance; reversing an opinion.

  • Speculation turned to whether his son Abdullah, the new king, can shore up Jordan's ailing economy, retain the allegiance of its Palestinian majority, and advance the Middle East peace process.

  • Republicans pledged allegiance to the rule of law, while Democrats characterized the proceedings as a coup d'etat . The most ribald zinger of the day belongs to Constance Morella (R-Maryland), who says that Clinton's legacy "shall be indelibly stained."

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