Sentence Examples


  • Honours were lavished upon him.
  • He lavished vast sums on them and loaded them with every honour.
  • Their ambition is to rank as a civilized state, and the flattery lavished on them by their teachers has spoiled them.
  • At the end of eighteen months his master returned, and, the moment his voice was heard, the wolf recognized him and lavished on him the most affectionate caresses.
  • The western façade of the cathedral is plain, while the utmost richness of decoration is lavished on the south front which faces the piazza.