Sentence Examples


  • Many of these children are labeled "ungovernable" for committing offenses such as running away and truancy.
  • In November 1580 Ivan in a fit of ungovernable fury at some contradiction or reproach, struck his eldest surviving son Ivan, a prince of rare promise, whom he passionately loved, a blow which proved fatal.
  • They were a fierce and illdisciplined force, individually brave and cruel in war, and almost ungovernable in peace.
  • His prestige and his good qualities, carefully fostered by Seneca, made him popular, while his childish vanity, ungovernable selfishness and savage temper were as yet unsuspected.
  • Blinded by ungovernable hatred he joined with France (1555) in order to drive the "accursed Spaniards" from Italy.