Sentence Examples


  • Napoleon's perfidy at Bayonne was so flagrant as to strip from him the mask of a champion of popular liberty which had previously been of priceless worth.
  • A succession of worldly pontiffs brought the church into flagrant discord with the principles of Christianity.
  • The courts have, however, the right to interfere for the protection of the wife in case of any flagrant abuse of the power thus vested in the husband.
  • The sequestration of the monastic estates, which in 1864 covered nearly one-third of Rumania, was due to flagrant abuses.
  • In 1831, his father's quarrel with the Porte having become flagrant, Ibrahim was sent to conquer Syria.