Sentence Examples


  • This shameful discomfiture quickened all the suspicion and jealousy fermenting in France.
  • Expelled from Italy, he only came to France to buy a shameful peace.
  • In accordance with his former action on all questions of religious toleration he opposed the shameful Five Mile Act of 1665.
  • Her health began to break down, and it appears to be nearly certain that towards the end she suffered from hysteria of a shameful kind.
  • In 1757, after defeating the Austrians at Prague, he was himself defeated by them at Kolin; and by the shameful convention of Closter-Seven, he was freely exposed to the attack of the French.