Sentence Examples


  • She looked up to find both hideous beasts staring at her, drooling.
  • He died in 1787, at an opportune moment for himself; though he had temporarily raised Frances position in Europe, his work was soon ruined by the very means taken to secure its successes: warfare and armaments had hastened the hideous bankruptcy.
  • Comparatively, tattooing is not the hideous custom which it is called.
  • The Indian fox (Vulpes bengalensis) is comparatively rare, but the jackal (C. aureus) abounds everywhere, making night hideous by its never-to-be-forgotten yells.
  • In March 1897 he recapitulated the hideous history in an open letter to the duke of Westminster.