Sentence Examples

  • His polemic skill earned for him the title of the "Column of the Portico."
  • During these years the religious and political ideas of the Reformation were rapidly gaining ground, and, aided by a vigorous and violent polemic literature, opposition to Rome was growing on every side.
  • To this period belongs his first crude literary effort, a polemic against a Genevese pastor who had criticized Rousseau.
  • Secondly, it contains no polemic against Christianity, to the doctrines of which, in fact, there is no allusion.
  • His attitude is prophylactic, rather than polemic, for the "philosophy" has not as yet taken deep root.