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.
  • Now the Pope's turn has come and Bonaparte doesn't scruple to depose the head of the Catholic Church--yet all keep silent!
  • She was glad such cares presented themselves, enabling her without scruple to forget her own grief.
  • Scruple to dine off these birds at the time of fasting, because they
  • Let us not scruple to employ the weapons of ridicule and sarcasm in defense of free speech and reason.

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