Definition of Furthering:
Yet neither Henry nor his agent M. de Preau would yield to discouragement; passion on the one hand, and ambition on the other, lent them strength to persevere; and having exhausted their first scheme of attack, they next represented the necessity of her presence at the approaching coronation of the Queen, where it was important that she should occupy the position suited to her rank as first Princess of the Blood; and next they alleged the impossibility of furthering her views in the separation from her husband which she was about to demand, unless she were enabled personally to expose her reasons to the Parliament.- "The Life of Marie de Medicis, Vol. 1 (of 3)", Julia Pardoe.
- "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.
The Cardinal was received by the emperor and his aunt with as much respect and magnificence as though he had been King of England, but instead of furthering the treaty of peace, Wolsey, in his master's name, concluded a secret alliance with the emperor against France.- "The First Governess of the Netherlands, Margaret of Austria", Eleanor E. Tremayne.