Thesaurus / incontinent
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
To that end I show you she is incontinent, and practised in falsehood.
Flashed her eyes Terrific; whom with accents on the wing250 Of haste, incontinent he questioned thus.
THE ILIAD OF HOMERHOMER
Incontinent the kyng commaunded to take and put hym to dethe.
He is very loose and incontinent of his coin, and lets it fly, like Jupiter, in a shower.
But, by the Prince's commandment, these were incontinent torn away again.
THE WELL OF SAINT CLAREANATOLE FRANCE
He took her incontinent upon his knee and began to deal in rather liberal innuendo.
LITTLE NOVELS OF ITALYMAURICE HENRY HEWLETT
It would seem you are decidedly of opinion that the incontinent are the reverse of free?
And so it is that, since Adam's fall, we see mankind hungry and incontinent.
THE QUEEN PEDAUQUEANATOLE FRANCE
And he wanted to cut out some of his own heart, which was incontinent, and demanded still to share the rapid life of youth.
THE RAINBOWD. H. (DAVID HERBERT) LAWRENCE
For during the absence of Pompeius his wife Mucia had been incontinent.
PLUTARCH'S LIVES VOLUME III.PLUTARCH
WORDS RELATED TO INCONTINENT
- in bad taste
- fast and loose
- in the fast lane
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