Sentence Examples


  • It was a step characteristic of his love for extreme and dramatic action, but it added to the dissensions between him and those who wished only for autonomy under the old dynasty, and his enemies did not scruple to accuse him of aiming at the crown himself.
  • A husband claims his wife as his absolute property, but he has no scruple in handing her over for a time to another man.
  • This was in many cases true, and it is equally true that Mozart and Haydn often had no scruple in following the customs of very bad composers.
  • Apart from the lack of scruple manifested by Giolitti in the bank scandals, he exhibited incompetence in the conduct of foreign and home affairs.
  • His cruelty, his utter want of scruple, and his good fortune made him a terror to all Italy.

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