Sentence Examples


  • He is a hypocrite, a rascal who has himself roused the people to riot.
  • "I am sure that rascal was lying," said the count.
  • One intrigue into which he drifted in 1791, with a Mrs Reynolds, led to the blackmailing of Hamilton by her husband; and when this rascal, shortly afterwards, got into trouble for fraud, his relations with Hamilton were unscrupulously misrepresented for political purposes by some of Hamilton's opponents.
  • The politicians who envied his talents and believed him a rascal raised the cry of treason.
  • But while he notes that in Perth the act was that of "the rascal multitude," he was glad to claim in St Andrews the support of the civic "authority"; and indeed the burghs, which were throughout Europe generally in favour of freedom, soon became in Scotland a main support of the Reformation.