Sentence Examples

  • The handsome Vera smiled contemptuously but did not seem at all hurt.
  • "Oh, is it you, Prince, who have freed your serfs?" said an old man of Catherine's day, turning contemptuously toward Bolkonski.
  • Dolokhov smiled contemptuously and condescendingly when Anatole had gone out.
  • She laughed contemptuously and said she was not a fool to want to have children, and that she was not going to have any children by me.
  • Ney and Berthier, standing near Napoleon, exchanged looks and smiled contemptuously at this general's senseless offer.