Sentence Examples


  • He adlibbed a ridiculous story of wanting do a magazine piece on Shipton and began to flatter the listener, saying he was recommended as a prime source of accurate information.
  • Below Bakel the river passes through flatter country and presents a series of great reaches.
  • King Lear is about a father who has three daughters—two who flatter him, but a third who speaks honestly and bluntly to him because she loves him.
  • If you flatter yourself that you are all over comfortable, and have been so a long time, then you cannot be said to be comfortable any more.
  • I do not wish to flatter my townsmen, nor to be flattered by them, for that will not advance either of us.

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