Sentence Examples


  • He would find a bar where gangs hung out and purposely pick a fight with the biggest, most obnoxious member.
  • Nevertheless they were able to overthrow the chancellor, who was specially obnoxious to them.
  • All the Protestantism of England was in arms against the author of the obnoxious tract.
  • To force the matter, the Pelhams had to resign expressly on the question whether he should be admitted or not, and it was only after all other arrangements had proved impracticable, that they were reinstated with the obnoxious politician as vice-treasurer of Ireland.
  • Overcrowding, the obnoxious display of advertisements, the compulsory acquisition of land for gas, water or electric-power enterprises, all the other burghs being governed by Public General Acts.