In two or three attempts that he made to oppose the troops he was signally worsted, so he was obliged to change his tactics.
His own loyalty, and the loyalty of his family, had been signally proved.
The affair made so much stir that a royal commission was sent to inquire into it, but signally failed to lay the ghost.
The attempt was made on the 31st December, but signally failed.
Never has an American so signally betrayed the trust—not once since Benedict Arnold turned a less ignoble traitor!
However, he had succeeded in signally defeating one blackmailer.
Mr. Force sought to enliven the meal with gay conversation, but signally failed.
They think they have succeeded when they have signally failed.
It was under his auspices that the battle of Lepanto was fought, in which the Turks were so signally defeated.
In disgust Tisza appealed to the country, only to be signally defeated.