The decemvirs were forcibly overthrown before the close of their second year in office.
The rigor of the decemvirs was tempered by the equity of the prtors.
Nevertheless, the decemvirs themselves never claimed the right to pass any law merely on their own authority.
But though the decemvirs had been spared from death by fire, they were not forgiven.
The decemvirs did not confine themselves to passing oppressive laws.
All these acts were performed according to the injunctions of the decemvirs.
What power is that, decemvirs, which ye embrace and hold so firmly?
Ye became weary of decemvirs; we compelled them to resign the office.
When but fifteen years old she had completed her three-act tragedy of Virginia, set in Rome during the days of the decemvirs.
We can tell little or nothing about the regard paid to the decemvirs.