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.
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.
Jesus makes it a reproach against the scribes that they cause themselves to be entitled by the people rabbi (pa i 3(31, Matt.
Anne Hutchinson and her followers were called "Antinomians," probably more as a term of reproach than with any special reference to her doctrinal theories; and the controversy in which she was involved is known as the "Antinomian Controversy."
His death, as well as that of his associate, Rosa Luxemburg, who perished on the same night at the hands of the soldiers or the mob, was constantly made a subject of reproach to the Government Socialists by the extreme Communist party.
Hirata answered by anticipation the modern reproach against Shinto, founded on the absence of any definite morality connected with it, by laying down the simple rule, " Act so that you need not be ashamed before the Kami of the unseen."
Of late years, however, Bossuet has found powerful defenders; and if they have not cleared his character from reproach, they have certainly managed to prove that Fenelon's methods of controversy were not much better than his.
The objects of their attacks were the wealthy, all possible rivals of the emperor, and those whose conduct implied a reproach against the imperial mode of life.
The life and death of Cato fired the imagination of a degenerate age in which he stood out both as a Roman and a Stoic. To a long line of illustrious successors, men like Thrasea Paetus and Helvidius Priscus, Cato bequeathed his resolute opposition to the dominant power of the times; unsympathetic, impracticable, but fearless in demeanour, they were a standing reproach to the corruption and tyranny of their age.
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.
"Oh!" said he with reproach and surprise, "this is absurd!
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.
All these acquaintances, who had so often dined and danced at his house and had so often laughed at him, now said, with a common feeling of self-reproach and emotion, as if justifying themselves: Well, whatever he may have been he was a most worthy man.
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.
Well, I don't think you need reproach yourself on his account.