Sentence Examples


  • Buying a home is fulfilling the American Dream, after all, and a great deal of self-satisfaction can come from owning a home.
  • Then, the mid-palate asserts itself with leather, chocolate, and smoky oak to show a smug self-satisfaction.
  • From 1855 to 1860 he was pastor of a new Unitarian society in Jersey City, where he gave up the Lord's Supper, thinking that it ministered to self-satisfaction; and it was as a radical Unitarian that he became pastor of another young church in New York City in 1860.
  • The great orators of all times were a special object of study with him, and he describes his boyish pedantry pleasantly enough, but by no means without a touch of self-satisfaction in the memory.