Sentence Examples


  • He had to repay the odious debt to the Council.
  • Occasionally they appear in odious positions.
  • His attention turned to the odious favor.
  • At Palermo the Sicilians struggled hard to establish a republic in place of the odious government of an alien dynasty.
  • The character of the tax is accordingly much less odious than it would be if an account of individual incomes were invariably demanded, as was the case in the United States during the Civil War, when an income tax existed for a short time.