Sentence Examples


  • This young Mahratta, since known to universal execration as the arch-villain of the Mutiny, was secretly burning with a sense of injury received from the Indian government.
  • "No tears are shed for nations," cried Francis, whose sympathy for the Revolution was as passionate as Burke's execration of it.
  • Marat's name was long an object of execration on account of his insistence on the death penalty.
  • Benedict, however, was obliged to bow before the execration of the Romans.
  • The report, however, sealed the fate of the Giolitti cabinet, and on the 24th of November it resigned amid general execration.