Sentence Examples


  • But he was inordinately vain, and totally unscrupulous in gaining money, in attacking an enemy, or in protecting himself when he was threatened with danger.
  • The tone of the "Panegyric" certainly lends itself to the supposition of some historians that Trajan was inordinately vain.
  • Before 1846 the number of small holdings was inordinately large.
  • The Somali love display; they are inordinately vain and avaricious; but they make loyal and trustworthy soldiers and are generally bright and intelligent.
  • Dusuns and Muruts alike are in a very low state of civilization, and both indulge inordinately in the use of intoxicating liquors of their own manufacture.