Sentence Examples

  • Charles both disbelieved and exposed him, whereupon Oates carried his tale before the House of Commons.
  • John Lyon, Swift's constant attendant from 1735 onwards, disbelieved the story.
  • Carlisle, 1819, where Mr Justice Best remarks, "In the age of toleration, when that statute passed, neither churchmen nor sectarians wished to protect in their infidelity those who disbelieved the Holy Scriptures").
  • The statements of Jerome have been questioned or disbelieved on the ground of their intrinsic improbability.
  • He frankly disbelieved in toleration; "that state," he said, "could never be in safety where there was a toleration of two religions.