The flight of the tsarevich to a foreign potentate was a reproach and a scandal.
It is sometimes levied as a reproach against Haggai that he makes no direct reference to moral duties.
At the expiration of the 20 days Ayaz gave the paper to the sultan, who on opening it found the celebrated satire which is now always prefixed to copies of the Shdhnama, and which is perhaps one of the bitterest and severest pieces of reproach ever penned.
Blanford, in the Fauna of British India, is of opinion that the reproach is without foundation.
To vote confidence in an imperilled ministry, and on its defeat to take office with the rivals who have defeated it, is a manoeuvre which invites the reproach of tergiversation.
The main narrative now relates how Sarai, in accordance with custom, gave to Abram her Egyptian handmaid Hagar, who, when she found she was with child, presumed upon her position to the extent that Sarai, unable to endure the reproach of barrenness (cf.
Jesus makes it a reproach against the scribes that they cause themselves to be entitled by the people rabbi (pa i 3(31, Matt.
In the direct language of reproach and advice, with no disingenuous loading of the Crown's policy upon its agents, these resolutions attacked the errors of the king, and maintained that "the relation between Great Britain and these colonies was exactly the same as that of England and Scotland after the accession of James and until the Union; and that our emigration to this country gave England no more rights over us than the emigration of the Danes and Saxons gave to the present authorities of their mother country over England."
Nicholas, though a man of learning and strength of character, brought just reproach on himself for his efforts to found principalities for his nephews and other relations.
It is therefore idle to reproach him with inconsistencies, though these are sometimes very singular.
It must not be brought against him as a personal reproach, that in dealing with these he acted on the principle that the Moslems were the chartered plunderers of all the rest of the world.
He bore with calmness the storm of reproach from his party associates which followed, and lived to regain the esteem of those who had attacked him.
Nature fears shame and contempt, but grace is happy to suffer reproach.
No, if anything, there's more reproach in the eyes of the world.
O'Neill had to look away since he couldn't bear the implied reproach.
The panic which engulfed the whole left of Meade's massive army has never been made a reproach against the Yankee troops.
When you don't live the life, you bring reproach on the truth.
You must never reproach me with who I am, where you found me or with my sisters from whom you stole me.
You should reproach the Zimbabwean government for not undertaking this land reform many years earlier.
Is it not a reproach that man is a carnivorous animal?
The slight reproach to which the virtue of patriotism is commonly liable, the noble are most likely to incur.
But, though she noticed it, she was herself in such high spirits at that moment, so far from sorrow, sadness, or self-reproach, that she purposely deceived herself as young people often do.
But what was still stranger, though of this Prince Andrew said nothing to his sister, was that in the expression the sculptor had happened to give the angel's face, Prince Andrew read the same mild reproach he had read on the face of his dead wife: "Ah, why have you done this to me?"
"Andrew, why didn't you warn me?" said the princess, with mild reproach, as she stood before her pilgrims like a hen before her chickens.
Those who were conscious raised themselves or lifted their thin yellow faces, and all looked intently at Rostov with the same expression of hope, of relief, reproach, and envy of another's health.
She held herself as erect, told everyone her opinion as candidly, loudly, and bluntly as ever, and her whole bearing seemed a reproach to others for any weakness, passion, or temptation--the possibility of which she did not admit.
The plaintive moan of reproach was drowned by the threatening and angry roar of the crowd.
Each one came up, glanced at what had been done, and with horror, reproach, and astonishment pushed back again.
But Princess Mary experienced a painful rather than a joyful feeling--her mental tranquillity was destroyed, and desires, doubts, self-reproach, and hopes reawoke.
He was awaiting Petya's return in a state of agitation, anxiety, and self-reproach for having let him go.
On the contrary I continually reproach myself....
Nicholas and his wife lived together so happily that even Sonya and the old countess, who felt jealous and would have liked them to disagree, could find nothing to reproach them with; but even they had their moments of antagonism.
You reproach us women with being illogical.