Sentence Examples


  • It is doubtful whether he is the person ridiculed by Horace (Satires, ii.
  • The theorist laid before the joint commission his projet, the result of five years of cogitation, only to have it ridiculed by the great soldier.
  • Bibaculus was ridiculed for his high-flown and exaggerated style and manner of expression.
  • Bauer ridiculed Strauss's notion that a community could produce a connected narrative.
  • Per Thomam Philippum (1686); The Happy Future State of England, by Sir Peter Pett (1688); Great News from Poland (1683), where his religious tolerance is ridiculed; Somers Tracts (Scott, 1812), viii.