Sentence Examples


  • Our little group anguished over our decision once we were back together, alternating between chastising and applauding what we'd done.
  • Dean was startled by her sharpness, chastising himself for underestimating the young girl.
  • Still, his silence made her feel like he was chastising her as well.
  • In 1881 a French force crossed the Algerian frontier under pretext of chastising the independent Khmir or Kroumir tribes on the north-east of the regency, and, quickly dropping the mask, advanced on the capital and compelled the Bey to accept the French protectorate.
  • The upshot of his oratory was the summoning of a rokosz, or national insurrection, to Sandomir, which was speedily joined by the majority of the szlachta all over the country, who openly proclaimed their intention of dethroning the king and chastising the senate, and sent Stadnicki to Transylvania to obtain the armed assistance of Stephen Bocskay.

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