Sentence Examples


  • This shameful discomfiture quickened all the suspicion and jealousy fermenting in France.
  • In 1757, after defeating the Austrians at Prague, he was himself defeated by them at Kolin; and by the shameful convention of Closter-Seven, he was freely exposed to the attack of the French.
  • Expelled from Italy, he only came to France to buy a shameful peace.
  • In accordance with his former action on all questions of religious toleration he opposed the shameful Five Mile Act of 1665.
  • These shameful deeds made the islanders regard it as a duty to avenge their wrongs on any white men they could entice upon their shores.