Sentence Examples


  • In consequence of this rebuff Dr Wekerle tendered his resignation on the 27th of April.
  • For the present he experienced a sharp rebuff of fortune, which he met with his usual fortitude.
  • Irritated at his mate's rebuff, he whispered, "Where are you?"
  • The check, however, was but temporary, and the French king only bided his time to take vengeance for the rebuff he had suffered.
  • But the rebuff showed that it was desirable in the interests both of the British government and of Afghanistan that an opportunity should be made for enabling the amir to have personal acquaintance with the highest Indian authorities.