Sentence Examples

  • It is not surprising that the pioneers of such a system were criticized and ridiculed by their fellows, and this by no means unjustly.
  • Archippus was ridiculed by his contemporaries for his fondness for playing upon words (Schol.
  • Historical scholars ridiculed his mistakes, and Freeman, the most violent of his critics, never let slip a chance of hitting at him in the Saturday Review.
  • In such cases he was not slow to utter terrible threats against those who ridiculed the preaching of the unity of God, of the resurrection, and of the judgment.
  • Bibaculus was ridiculed for his high-flown and exaggerated style and manner of expression.