Grudging sentence example
- The test of their abilities is not a career-long wait for grudging acceptance.
- Most pathologists have a grudging respect for the tenacity and success of plant pathogens.
- In 1859 the Danubian principalities, deliberately left separate by the Congress of Paris, carried out their long-cherished design of union by electing Prince Cuza both in Moldavia and in Walachia, a contingency which the powers had not taken into account, and to which in the end they gave a grudging assent (see Rumania).
- A somewhat grudging acquiescence from the old man gave me a clear day in which to make my observations.
- The new practice was received at first with contempt and even ridicule, and afterwards by Stoll and Peter Frank with only grudging approval.Advertisement
- The young Jonathan was educated mainly at the charges of his uncle Godwin, a Tipperary official, who was thought to dole out his help in a somewhat grudging manner.
- As the Commons offered grudging supplies, the necessity under which he was of filling up the annual deficit led him to an action by which a grave constitutional question was raised.
- In the circumstances, Nicholas was forced to give a grudging recognition to the title of Louis Philippe as king of the French; his recognition of that of Leopold, king of the Belgians, was postponed until King William of the Netherlands had finally resigned his rights.