Sentence Examples


  • Terrible examples have taught you how he punishes disobedience and crime.
  • In time of peace his power was little more than that of the responsible minister of a constitutional republic; but in time of warfare he was a dictator, and disobedience to his orders in the field was punishable by death.
  • This he refused to do, and the only notice taken of the disobedience was that Charles forbade him to appear at court.
  • It costs me less in every sense to incur the penalty of disobedience to the State than it would to obey.
  • Disobedience under the order of justices involves a penalty and a daily penalty for every day during which default continues.