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shameful Sentence Examples

  • Expelled from Italy, he only came to France to buy a shameful peace.

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  • In accordance with his former action on all questions of religious toleration he opposed the shameful Five Mile Act of 1665.

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  • This shameful discomfiture quickened all the suspicion and jealousy fermenting in France.

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  • That something shameful was his yesterday's conversation with Captain Ramballe.

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  • Her health began to break down, and it appears to be nearly certain that towards the end she suffered from hysteria of a shameful kind.

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  • 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.

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  • The death penalty was commuted into a punishment worse because more shameful than death.

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  • This shameful sentence was the outcome of mingled terror and obsequiousness.

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  • The beginning of this shameful "subsidy policy" was the treaty of Fontainebleau, 1661, by a secret paragraph of which Sweden, in exchange for a considerable sum of money, undertook to support the French candidate on the first vacancy of the Polish throne.

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  • "Yes, he's a poor little fellow," said Denisov, who evidently saw nothing shameful in this reminder.

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  • 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.

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  • This shameful surrender led to a Catholic patriotic uprising, known as the Confederation of Bar, which was formed on the 29th of February 1768, at Bar in the Ukraine, by a handful of small squires.

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  • shameful that the police have chosen to press charges.

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  • Penal codes depended rather upon shorter and more cruel methods; the scaffold was in constant use, with all manner of physical pain, torture before and after sentence, shameful exposure, hideous mutilation, exile, selling into bondage as slaves.

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  • The people called it the shameful peace of Northampton, and firmly believed that he had been bribed by the Scots.

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  • In the early days of the Republican party, when the shameful scenes of the Kansas struggle were exciting the whole country, and during the campaigns of 1857 and 1858, he became known as an effective speaker and ardent anti-slavery man.

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  • shameful deeds.

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  • Pilate fulfilled his pledge by giving them the man of their choice, and Jesus, whom he had vainly hoped to release on a satisfactory pretext, he now condemned to the shameful punishments of scourging and crucifixion; for the cross, as Jesus had foreseen, was the inevitable fate of a Jewish pretender to sovereignty.

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  • After the settle~nent of Olmtz, federal troops occupied that country, and federal execution was carried out with shameful harshness.

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  • Charles was recalled to Gaul, and after the death of Louis the German (28th August 876), in his turn made an attempt to seize his kingdom, but at Andernach met with a shameful defeat (8th October 876).

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  • Firdousi confided to him that he contemplated writing a bitter exposition of his shameful treatment at the hands of the sultan of Ghazni; but Nasir Lek, who was a personal friend of the latter, dissuaded him from his purpose, but himself wrote and remonstrated with Mahmud.

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  • This shameful "subsidy policy" dates from the Treaty of Fontainebleau, 1661, by a secret paragraph of which Sweden, in exchange for a considerable sum of money, undertook to support the French candidate on the first vacancy of the Polish throne.

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  • These advantages, however, were nullified by the shameful incompetence and carelessness of the government.

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  • You weep for an ill fortune that you yourself have wrought: That is a shameful sorrow: it were better you said nought !"

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  • No applause for Deco tho, a huge disappointment, and a constant shameful display of diving, play acting and poor sportsmanship.

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  • toughen up anti-terrorism laws were described as " shameful " last night by an influential Scots Labor peer.

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  • unbelievable to think that in our shameful history, we were the ones who allowed this to happen.

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  • If it were not so unprincipled and shameful it would be laughable and pathetic.

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  • James concluded a shameful treaty, by which, in exchange for being left undisturbed in Aragon and promised possession of Sardinia and Corsica, he gave up Sicily to the Church, for whom it was to be held by the Angevins (1295).

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  • 16 seq.), abhorrence for the unholy word was marked by writing bosheth (shameful thing) for baal in compound proper names, and thus we get the usual forms Ishbosheth, Mephibosheth.

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  • These instructions were communicated to the French, though not to the allies, Louis putting Dunkirk as security into possession of England, and the shameful spectacle was witnessed of the desertion by the English troops of their allies almost on the battlefield.

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  • and his companions undertook to defend the following propositions: (1) That the Holy Christian Church, of which Christ is the only Head, is born of the Word of God, abides therein, and does not listen to the voice of a stranger; (2) that this Church imposes no laws on the conscience of people without the sanction of the Word of God, and that the laws of the Church are binding only in so far as they agree with the Word; (3) that Christ alone is our righteousness and our salvation, and that to trust to any other merit or satisfaction is to deny Him; (4) that it cannot be proved from the Holy Scripture that the body and blood of Christ are corporeally present in the bread and in the wine of the Lord's Supper; (5) that the mass, in which Christ is offered to God the Father for the sins of the living and of the dead, is contrary to Scripture and a gross affront to the sacrifice and death of the Saviour; (6) that we should not pray to dead mediators and intercessors, but to Jesus Christ alone; (7) that there is no trace of purgatory in Scripture; (8) that to set up pictures and to adore them is also contrary to Scripture, and that images and pictures ought to be destroyed where there is danger of giving them adoration; (9) that marriage is lawful to all, to the clergy as well as to the laity; (I o) that shameful living is more disgraceful among the clergy than among the laity.

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  • At last, when, in 1689, on the most frivolous pretext, Louis poured into southern Germany armies which were guilty of shameful outrages, a number of princes came forward and aided the emperor.

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  • In his broadsheets Rostopchin impressed on them that to leave Moscow was shameful.

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  • For your age, is it not shameful on your part to indulge in such a sacrilegious act of stretching your legs toward God?

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  • It is both extraordinary and shameful that the police have chosen to press charges.

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  • I do n't see anything particularly shameful about honestly admitting to innovation, actually.

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  • Was there ever a more shameful betrayal of the National Church !

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  • We should be grateful in this shameful episode that we managed to get anything more than the standard tribunal fee.

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  • We are increasing transport funding by 45 percent over the next three years to turn around the shameful neglect of the last Government.

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  • For Lukacs, who knew a great deal about Hegel, his religious views are a shameful secret.

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  • I have made my footsteps unbecoming by walking in shameful deeds.

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  • But the Government 's proposed new deals over the car purchase, unfortunately welcomed by union leaders like Tony Woodley, are absolutely shameful.

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  • Luckily the law did n't get involved but a crowd did gather to watch our rather shameful descent from our heavenly nest.

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  • But you are fitted for society, and it is shameful to have you exiled from it.

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  • In the porch stand the village stocks, a stark reminder of shameful days past.

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  • He occupied the post of surveyor of the royal works for fifty years, but by a shameful cabal was dismissed from this office a few years before his death He died in 1723, and is buried under the choir of St Paul's; on a tablet over the inner north doorway is the well-known epitaph - Si monumentum requiris, circumspice.

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  • It was a shameful episode and one that was fully deserving of political and media approbation.

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  • The shameful capitulation of the eclectics caused much anger in our ranks.

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  • Yet centuries later Bristol was once again embroiled in that shameful trade.

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  • Such godless people ' God has given over, ' the Apostle says, ' to shameful lusts.

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  • Aberdeen Town Council had its own shameful record of witchcraft persecutions.

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  • In a shameful display of partisan politicking taking precedence over international security considerations, the US Senate failed to ratify the accord in 1999.

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  • I don't see anything particularly shameful about honestly admitting to innovation, actually.

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  • shameful lusts.

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  • shameful betrayal of the National Church!

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  • shameful episode that we managed to get anything more than the standard tribunal fee.

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  • shameful neglect of the last Government.

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  • shameful secret.

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  • For the truth is that scrapping MPH was an utterly shameful decision.

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  • But the Government's proposed new deals over the car purchase, unfortunately welcomed by union leaders like Tony Woodley, are absolutely shameful.

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  • Luckily the law didn't get involved but a crowd did gather to watch our rather shameful descent from our heavenly nest.

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  • No, the only truly shameful thing you can do in this city is to wear a Rangers shirt in a Celtic pub.

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  • To damage these views for no good reason would be quite shameful.

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  • shameful to say the least.

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  • shameful to have you exiled from it.

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  • shameful to make families wait so long for inquest verdicts, says Eric Allison.

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  • shameful to hear her fluency in English, which is her third language.

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  • With the war in ex-Yugoslavia, Tito's name has become almost shameful to mention.

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  • We must say it rather bluntly that Meherally 's deceptive methodology is shameful to say the least.

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  • Tired of waiting It is shameful to make families wait so long for inquest verdicts, says Eric Allison.

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  • It is so shameful to hear her fluency in English, which is her third language.

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  • With the war in ex-Yugoslavia, Tito 's name has become almost shameful to mention.

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  • DAVID Blunkett 's hardline proposals to toughen up anti-terrorism laws were described as " shameful " last night by an influential Scots Labor peer.

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  • It 's almost unbelievable to think that in our shameful history, we were the ones who allowed this to happen.

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  • Luckily, the paparazzi were there to capture the whole shameful event for the cameras, taunting Brown, and saying, "Don't they know you're Bobby Brown?"

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  • This was not considered terribly shameful, as it simply proved that the marriage would serve one of its primary purposes: producing a family.

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  • I have a right beer belly at the moment, real shameful!

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  • If they were captured they would try to commit suicide because it was considered shameful.

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  • To most, the announcement seems like yet another shameful play for the spotlight by Tequila, who just days after her supposed fiancee's death, did a photo shoot, prancing around her yard, smiling and laughing.

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