Sentence Examples


  • As the English phrase "running amok" implies, the syndrome is characterized by sudden outbursts of indiscriminate aggression or murderous rage that are completely unprovoked or that are triggered by trivial slights.
  • The British Government undertook in addition to afford their good offices to the Sheikh in the event of unprovoked aggression by land.
  • Peace then prevailed till Carcalla's unprovoked attack on Parthia in 216, after he had reduced Osroene to a province.
  • An unprovoked attack from the boy next above him led to a fight, in which Newton's pluck gave him the victory.
  • He grew still more irritable, and it was Princess Mary who generally bore the brunt of his frequent fits of unprovoked anger.