Sentence Examples


  • But it did not stop the heinous acts he's committing.
  • When the sins confessed were very heinous the satisfactions were correspondingly severe and sometimes lasted over many years.
  • Yet even in the enlightened 18th century popular fanaticism made of sacrilege the most heinous offence.
  • Not all the sins named are equally heinous according to modern conceptions; many of them deal with petty offences against religious usages that seem to us but trifling.
  • This last enormous privilege, which became one of the main and most efficient instruments of the subjection of Europe to clerical tyranny, extended to matters both civil and criminal; though, as Bingham shows, it did not (always and everywhere) prevail in cases of heinous crime (Origines Eccles.
 

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