Sentence Examples


  • I'm beginning to despise public officials.
  • "Mary, you must despise me!" he would say.
  • His fertile mind instantly suggested to him a point of view which gave him a right to despise the adjutant and the minister.
  • From the defeat at Pharsalus, to which he had contributed by affecting to despise his late comrades, he fled to Corcyra, and thence to Africa.
  • I want to meet that man whom I despise, so as to give him a chance to kill and laugh at me!