Thesaurus / obloquy
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
But in his own time the obloquy will probably make as much noise and find as much credit as the panegyric.
Our own opinion is that incompetent as it was the budget attracted to itself a good deal of unmerited obloquy.
The more they could throw discredit and obloquy upon the Maid of Orleans, the better their cause would seem.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VIIJOHN LORD
Why should we, the travellers of the world, who so admire other cities, so persistently pour obloquy on our own?
HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN LONDONMRS. E. T. COOK.
Regard more the hurt that your fashion may do, than the offence or obloquy of any.
A CHRISTIAN DIRECTORY (VOLUME 1 OF 4)RICHARD BAXTER
His doctrine was no longer the theme of obloquy and outrage.
BIOGRAPHY OF REV. HOSEA BALLOUMATURIN M. BALLOU
The integrity of Penn had stood firm against obloquy and persecution.
Even his own sect looked coldly on him, and requited his services with obloquy.
The Herald stood at the outset of its career manfully in the face of unspeakable obloquy against it.
MARSE HENRY (VOL. 2)HENRY WATTERSON
We are the startled and clement judges of the glory and of the obloquy that Boileau distributed to his contemporaries.
DECADENCE AND OTHER ESSAYS ON THE CULTURE OF IDEASREMY DE GOURMONT
WORDS RELATED TO OBLOQUY
- bad conscience
- ill repute
- loss of face
- skeleton in the cupboard
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