Sentence Examples


  • He had been perfectly content to step back and let her bear the brunt of Giddon's anger, even knowing that he had arrived uninvited.
  • "Smokey Joe Dawkins, they called me, in Little League" said Joseph, feeling the full brunt of his amber liquid.
  • It was respect for this usefulness that kept Jared from feeling the brunt of Darkyn's anger.
  • Although holding an office of subordinate rank, he was the chief defender of the government in the House of Commons, and during the time that Pitt was in opposition had to bear the brunt of his attacks.
  • The change in Athenian foreign policy, which was consequent upon the ostracism of Cimon in 461, led to what is sometimes called the First Peloponnesian War, in which the brunt of the fighting fell upon Corinth and Aegina.

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