Sentence Examples


  • Every face bore almost the same smile, expressing unseemly thoughts about the women.
  • The object was to injure Bismarck's reputation, and a very unseemly dispute ensued.
  • The temple rules do not apply to synagogues, however, and unseemly conduct in them is liable only to civil action.
  • He induced these to unite in opposing the Lutheran heresy on condition that the pope would issue a decree providing for some of the most needed reforms. There was to be no more financial oppression on the part of the clergy, and no unseemly payments for performing the church services.
  • Going in state to Ascot the queen was hissed by some ladies as her carriage drove on to the course, and two peeresses, one of them a Tory duchess, were openly accused of this unseemly act.