Unsparing sentence example
His unsparing reviews made bad blood with the pillars of the university.
This book is chiefly remarkable for its unsparing satires on the monastic orders and the secular clergy.
From an idyllist and elegist we find him suddenly transformed into an unsparing master of poetical satire.
The unsparing satirist described the professor's face as the "gloomiest" in the whole procession of ecclesiastics which took place on Good Friday.
Both armies now rested for some weeks, during which interval Wellington gained the confidence of the inhabitants by his unsparing repression of marauding, his business-like payment for supplies, and the excellent discipline which he maintained.Advertisement
The most striking feature in this work is the writer's scathing condemnation of the priesthood before, during, and after the Maccabean period, and an unsparing depreciation of the Temple services.
The fools are given a local colour, and Barclay appears as the unsparing satirist of the social evils of his time.
The success of these dramatic and unsparing invectives apparently gave Oldham hope that he might become independent of teaching.
When at a loss for good reasons, he had recourse to sophistry; and when heated by altercation, he made unsparing use of sarcasm and invective.
At one time he was an unsparing critic of its quality, but in later years he became strongly convinced of its general excellence and wholesomeness.Advertisement
Indeed to everything that concerned the interests of France Colbert devoted unsparing thought and toil.
He himself was not only a Huguenot, but a freethinker, and had made unsparing use of his sharp wit in epigrams on the Church and on the government.
Amongst his pupils at Balliol were men destined to high positions in the state, whose parents had thus shown their confidence in the supposed heretic, and gratitude on this account was added to other motives for his unsparing efforts in tuition.
You have uprooted an old kindness, sir, with an unsparing hand.
The sins and shortcomings of the people were dwelt upon with great plainness, faithfulness, and often with unsparing severity.Advertisement
The moral atmosphere cannot be kept pure and clean, unless there is keen and fearless, and if necessary, unsparing judgment.
This book is an unsparing eyewitness account of the failure by humanity to stop the genocide, despite timely warnings.
He was a thoroughly conscientious clerk, devoted to his duty and unsparing of trouble.
It was for the most part written laboriously, and polished with unsparing care, line by line, often as he rode from one patient to another, and it occupied the leisure hours of many years.
The unique collection of inscriptions and antiquities of Pentima and the museum at Sulmona were both created by the late Professor Antonio de Nino, whose brilliant gifts and unsparing devotion to the antiquities of his native district rescued every single Paelignian monument that we possess.Advertisement
In the final judgment of the famous libel case of the Bombay Maharajas, before the Supreme Court of Bombay, in January 1862, these improprieties were severely commented upon; and though so unsparing a critic of Indian sects as Jogendra Nath seems not to believe in actual immoral practices on the part of the Maharajas, still he admits that "the corrupting influence of a religion, that can make its female votaries address amorous songs to their spiritual guides, must be very great."