Sentence Examples


  • Generally, business-like websites with officious appearances will probably stick with inline graphics.
  • The service was renamed "Yahoo!" shortly thereafter, which stands for "Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle".
  • Officious hands, Russian and French, immediately seized the cross and fastened it to the uniform.
  • His influence at court had declined after the death of Queen Mary; William resented his often officious advice, placed little confidence in his discretion, and soon after his accession is even said to have described him as ein rechter Tartuffe.
  • On this extreme concentration of the Christian power was employed throughout Europe an army of official agents or officious adherents of the Holy See, who were animated by an irrepressible zeal for the aggrandizement of the papacy.