Sentence Examples

  • Consider the intimate and curious acquaintance one makes with various kinds of weeds--it will bear some iteration in the account, for there was no little iteration in the labor--disturbing their delicate organizations so ruthlessly, and making such invidious distinctions with his hoe, levelling whole ranks of one species, and sedulously cultivating another.
  • But the rich man--not to make any invidious comparison--is always sold to the institution which makes him rich.
  • Here are no reproaches, no base and sly insinuations, none of those invidious reflections with which controversies are usually managed.
  • It is perhaps invidious to criticize such an ambitious and fundamentally valuable undertaking as this on these grounds.
  • It is however invidious to have different funding mechanisms applying to young people 's learning opportunities.

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