Sentence Examples


  • His last public act was a disgraceful one.
  • He began to understand the disgraceful nature of his own situation.
  • The Amir al-Omara was obliged to purchase from the latter the freedom of the pilgrimage to Mecca, at the price of a disgraceful treaty.
  • His success made him many enemies, and he was thrown into prison on a disgraceful charge, but released by the intervention of powerful friends.
  • Even in London itself, within easy reach of the palatial Millbank penitentiary, the chief prison of the city, Newgate, was in a disgraceful condition.