How to use tiers état in a sentence
The tiers etat, of France, were joined by the whole body of inferior clergy with some nobles.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
The towns were admitted to the states general, and the citizens of various regions mixed as representatives of the Tiers Etat.
The efforts of the Government to create a rich, intelligent tiers-etat were not attended with much success.Russia | Donald Mackenzie Wallace
What proportion shall the number of deputies of the Tiers etat bear to those of the Nobles and Clergy?The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. I (of 9) | Thomas Jefferson
From the Tiers-Etat they cannot get it, because they are already squeezed to the last drop.