Sentence Examples


  • Howie and Quinn remained the oil and water of our association although there was no mention of Martha's teenage indiscretion that had caused so much early turmoil.
  • I'll forgive your indiscretion with the Guardian, my dear.
  • The glories of an AngloItalian alliance, an indiscretion which drew upon him a scarcelyveiled dmenti from London.
  • He was three times imprisoned: in 16J4-5 for an injudicious preface to his Golden Grove; again in Chepstow castle, from May to October 1655, on what charge does not appear; and a third time in the Tower in 1657-8, on account of the indiscretion of his publisher, Richard Royston, who had adorned his "Collection of Offices" with a print representing Christ in the attitude of prayer.
  • His indiscretion was repeatedly responsible for the king of Prussia's discoveries of the plans laid against him.

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