Slights sentence example

slights
  • This fact, however, together with some slights put upon him at the peace of 1697, led him to look with less favour upon imperial interests.

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  • For the bully, these perceived slights serve as justification for aggressive behavior.

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  • It's a mistake to dwell on animosity or perceived wrongs and slights associated with any past life search.

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  • A further encroachment on British territory in Sikkim was made by Tibetans, and various other slights were offered.

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  • He could, never forgive Gustavus for having forestalled the revolution, and his morbidly irritable and suspicious temper saw slights and insults in the most innocent conjunctures.

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  • As the English phrase "running amok" implies, the syndrome is characterized by sudden outbursts of indiscriminate aggression or murderous rage that are completely unprovoked or that are triggered by trivial slights.

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