Sentence Examples


  • A loud outcry was raised in the fleet and the country.
  • The monasteries raised an outcry when people were found eating flesh in Lent, and the bishop of Constance accused.
  • This order led to an outcry among the fathers of Basel and incurred the deep disapproval of the legate Cesarini.
  • The French Revolution seemed to many earnest thinkers the one great outcry of modern times for the liberty of thought and action which is the eternal heritage of every human being.
  • At the Restoration his body was exhumed, and on the 30th of January 1661, the anniversary of the execution of Charles I., it was drawn on a sledge from Holborn to Tyburn, together with the bodies of Ireton and Bradshaw, accompanied by "the universal outcry and curses of the people."