Sentence Examples


  • The government looked on the practice with great disfavour, because it transferred large areas from the easy access of the state to an ownership beyond its reach.
  • Griesbach, and worked up into an elaborate system by the latter critic. Bengel's labours on the text of the Greek Testament were received with great disfavour in many quarters.
  • Within a year the court was brought into sudden disfavour with the country by two events of unequal importance, but both exciting.
  • The admiral was acquitted, and Cochrane naturally fell into disfavour with the admiralty.
  • Moreover, the important body of apocalyptical and pseudepigraphical literature, with all its links between Christianity and Judaism, fell into disfavour on both sides.