Sentence Examples


  • Kiera grimaced at the distasteful wording.
  • The tariff was to him a distasteful subject, and he was governed in his attitude toward it largely by the wishes of the majority of his constituents.
  • These views were very distasteful to many, who, moreover, felt.
  • He loved biography, literary history, the history of manners; but political history was positively distasteful to him.
  • In the Middle Kingdom these are gradually replaced by small models of the mummy itself, and the belief arose that when their owner was called upon to perform any distasteful work in the nether world, they would answer to his name and do the task for him.