Sentence Examples


  • I'll forgive your indiscretion with the Guardian, my dear.
  • 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.
  • This extraordinary indiscretion might well have cost him his life, but the tsarevich fortunately destroyed the letter.'
  • Unfortunately his indiscretion equalled his eloquence: one speech (1861) sent him to America to avoid a duel with the duke d'Aumale; another (1865), in which he justly but intemperately protested against the Mexican expedition, cost him all his official dignities.
  • His indiscretion was repeatedly responsible for the king of Prussia's discoveries of the plans laid against him.
 

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