Sentence Examples

  • I'm flattered but I doubt I can be much help.
  • I'm flattered by your offer, but I can't leave the twins.
  • And Louis's ecclesiastical policy flattered their national pride.
  • The smooth lines of the dress flattered her petite figure, but more important was the fact that Alex liked it.
  • This is one rule of wisdom with regard to religion; and another equally important is to avoid superstition, which he boldly defines as the belief that God is like a hard judge who, eager to find fault, narrowly examines our slightest act, that He is revengeful and hard to appease, and that therefore He must be flattered and importuned, and won over by pain and sacrifice.