Sentence Examples


  • Berengar stood alone against a multitude, unanimous in their intolerance of discipline.
  • The caliph also shared Mamun's intolerance on the doctrinal question of the uncreated Koran.
  • The religious atmosphere of Ganja, besides, was most favourable to such a state of mind; the inhabitants, being zealous Sunnites, allowed nobody to dwell among them who did not come up to their standard of orthodoxy, and it is therefore not surprising to find that Nizami abandoned himself at an early age to a stern ascetic life, as full of intolerance to others as dry and unprofitable to himself.
  • The intolerance of the authorities rendered the prosecution of the work impracticable and these Massachusetts Baptists became members of the Newport church.
  • In the Synoptists, the disciples' intolerance is rebuked (Mark ix.