Usage examples for Presided

  1. But each school was presided over by an artist of distinction, and this put the students in touch with real work and thus introduced vitality. – The Practice and Science Of Drawing by Harold Speed
  2. We went on past some fragments of the old walls, with a most romantic arched gateway, and through the fish market, over which the red- skirted women from the Claddagh presided great strapping creatures, with broad hips and straight backs and shining, good- humoured faces. – The Charm of Ireland by Burton Egbert Stevenson
  3. I see in the future a little house presided over by a strong, quiet woman whose life is in her home." – Half a Dozen Girls by Anna Chapin Ray