Sentence Examples


  • With calm dignity and unflinching courage he met his fate and crowned a noble life with an heroic death.
  • This note of exultation as in martyrdom was maintained with unflinching courage to the last.
  • These proposals were rendered abortive by the unflinching use of the queen's prerogative.
  • Almost his last public act was a speech, on the 24th of April 1844, in New York City, against the annexation of Texas; and in his eighty-fourth year he confronted a howling New York mob with the same cool, unflinching courage which he had displayed half a century before when he faced the armed frontiersmen of Redstone Old Fort.
  • Lack of social graces and the deficiencies of his early education impeded him at first, but "in the end `Old Jack,' as he was always called, with his desperate earnestness, his unflinching straightforwardness, and his high sense of honour, came to be regarded with something like affection."