Sentence Examples


  • Virtue is often held up for admiration, and vice painted in revolting colours or derided.
  • The wounded soldier was so dirty, coarse, and revolting that his proximity to the Emperor shocked Rostov.
  • Fear of the advent of a Radical administration under Rattazzi alone prevented the Minghettian Right from revolting against the government.
  • Calah became the favourite residence of a monarch who was distinguished even among Assyrian conquerors for his revolting cruelties.
  • 8) gives some excerpts from this revolting work.