Sentence Examples


  • He upbraided the mother with her hardheartedness, and when she resented his interference he departed in a huff and they never met again.
  • During the persecution under Maximinus she sought an interview with the emperor, upbraided him for his cruelties, and adjured him to give up the worship of false gods.
  • Early in 1814 he saw Napoleon for the last time; the emperor upbraided him with the words: "You are a coward, a traitor, a thief.
  • Are constantly upbraided for not doing the very things which James III.
  • Khalid lived on a very rich scale and was extraordinarily liberal, and he was charged with having carried out all his improvements for his own interests, and upbraided for selling the corn of his estates only when the prices were high.

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