Sentence Examples


  • The same scruples endured among the medieval Cathars.
  • One day, almost overcome with scruples, he was tempted to end his miseries by suicide.
  • Though he had some scruples about doing business at that season, he received his visitors with much civility.
  • Thiers himself was one of the souls of the actual revolution, being credited with "overcoming the scruples of Louis Philippe," perhaps no Herculean task.
  • Took the field in aid of Richard; but the young king and Geoffrey had no scruples about withstanding their father, and continued to aid the Aquitanian rising until the young king fell ill of a fever which proved fatal to him (June II, 1183).