Sentence Examples


  • The same scruples endured among the medieval Cathars.
  • One day, almost overcome with scruples, he was tempted to end his miseries by suicide.
  • Thiers himself was one of the souls of the actual revolution, being credited with "overcoming the scruples of Louis Philippe," perhaps no Herculean task.
  • Even there he resisted, not so much, it would seem, from any scruples of his own, for he was not a high-minded man, as because he knew that he dared not return to Italy if he gave way.
  • One of those with access was declared unfit; did he have enough scruples left to steal and hide three more keypads?