Sentence Examples


  • We never learned meanness of them.
  • Many an irksome noise, go a long way off, is heard as music, a proud, sweet satire on the meanness of our lives.
  • Any nobleness begins at once to refine a man's features, any meanness or sensuality to imbrute them.
  • The king was generally loathed, not so much for his viceswhich would have been, in this case as in others, condoned in a more popular monarchbut for the notorious meanness and selfishness of his character.
  • But soon the partial or total conquest of the Spanish inheritance proved the grandeur of his beginnings and the meanness of his end.