Sentence Examples


  • His trial, however, ended in a scandalous fiasco.
  • The result was a scandalous series of scenes in parliament and of courts martial.
  • It gained, however, such a scandalous notoriety for disorder that it was discontinued in 1855, the rights being purchased for £3000.
  • A scandalous charge against his mistress Aspasia, which he defeated by his personal intercession before the court, was taken very much to heart by Pericles.
  • The popular indignation at such scandalous miscarriages of justice rendered a change in the composition of the courts imperative.