Sentence Examples


  • Consider the China pride and stagnant self-complacency of mankind.
  • (Berg stood up and showed how he presented himself, with his hand to his cap, and really it would have been difficult for a face to express greater respect and self- complacency than his did.)
  • How often when considering her character I have told myself that I was to blame for not understanding her, for not understanding that constant composure and complacency and lack of all interests or desires, and the whole secret lies in the terrible truth that she is a depraved woman.
  • He moved with a restrained swagger which would have been ridiculous had he not been so good-looking and had his handsome face not worn such an expression of good-humored complacency and gaiety.
  • But if the last bit does n't shatter any complacency residing in Thatcher loyalists then Ludlam and Smith press the point further.

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