Sentence Examples


  • When the supports attached to Tushin's battery had been moved away in the middle of the action by someone's order, the battery had continued firing and was only not captured by the French because the enemy could not surmise that anyone could have the effrontery to continue firing from four quite undefended guns.
  • As with all the others, there is the same quietly brazen effrontery in trying to minimize or ignore unanswerable facts.
  • He has the effrontery to accuse Kant of barbarous jargon.
  • As with all the others, there is the same quietly brazen effrontery in trying to minimize or ignore unanswerable facts.
  • This was sheer effrontery of Macmillan when he was the one who was destroying democracy.

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