Sentence Examples

  • But their discomfiture was only to last a few months; in the following October a wanton outrage and.
  • The first effect of Zeno's teaching was to complete the discomfiture of philosophy.
  • This shameful discomfiture quickened all the suspicion and jealousy fermenting in France.
  • The discomfiture of the original colony in Ireland.
  • But neither the British nor the French could afford to divert great military resources from the main theatre of war in western Europe to the Aegean, and so the struggle for the Straits ended in mortifying discomfiture for the Allies.