Sentence Examples


  • Their crude productions, for the most part, were conspicuous rather for insolence and abusiveness than for logic or learning.
  • Personally unpopular, and the rapacity and insolence of her family was well known.
  • He achieved little success, but made himself detested by his insolence and profligacy, and was in turn replaced by Chares.
  • In the war of the Spanish Succession (1700) we find Victor at first on the French side, until, dissatisfied with the continued insolence of Louis XIV.
  • On the outbreak of the war of the Spanish Succession in 1700 the duke was again on the French side, but the insolence of Louis and of Philip V.