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Example sentences for "calumniate"

Lexicographically close words:
caltrop; caltrops; calues; calumet; calumets; calumniated; calumniating; calumniator; calumniators; calumnies
  1. Fearing that Caius will escape his vengeance, he steals money and offers it to Sempronius as an inducement to calumniate Caius.

  2. Example: Balbus protests that he does not wish to harm anyone, and then proceeds to calumniate his neighbors.

  3. A to steal from or calumniate B), he is held to restitution for any such damages (see Vol.

  4. Example: Balbus wishes to calumniate Caius, but is not able to do so himself.

  5. Upon this unexpected revelation I ask how it happens, if man is good and charitable, that the rich calumniate charity while the poor defile it?

  6. And on the supposition that the worshippers of the gods are rewarded by felicity in the life to come, why, then, do they calumniate the influence of Christianity?

  7. But they who most unpardonably calumniate this Christian era, are the very men who either themselves fled for asylum to the places specially dedicated to Christ, or were led there by the barbarians that they might be safe.

  8. But it is not seemly that Luther on that score should seek to calumniate pious and devout monks and priests and make the people distrustful of them.

  9. You forsworn Luther,” he says to him, “you who treacherously and falsely calumniate His Imperial Majesty.

  10. But I say to you: Love your enemies, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them that persecute and calumniate you.

  11. This is one of the many gross errors which have been propagated to calumniate these innocent people.

  12. Adopting the tone of their persecutors, it was long the practice of court sycophants, and others, to ridicule and calumniate them.

  13. The Positivists never calumniate the past, but seek to appreciate its services to humanity, to acknowledge the good it did, and to bury it with honor, as the children of the New Dispensation did the Old, when it had lived its day.

  14. It is an easy matter to attack and calumniate absent priests, religious who make no defence.

  15. St. John Climacus tells us to address the following words to those who calumniate in our presence: "For mercy's sake cease such conversation!

  16. Rarely, without doubt, but too often, nevertheless, we calumniate at first secretly or with one or two friends, afterwards openly and in public.

  17. Calumniate a human being in youth--adulate that being in age;--what has been the interval?

  18. But at least a conscientious author in assigning a rôle to his historical personages in a fictitious case or rather action should so apply it as not to calumniate them; the realistic school is bolder and has few scruples.

  19. As timid as a chamois, he continually believed there was a hatched conspiracy on the way to calumniate and destroy him.

  20. To calumniate also, and accuse and defame.

  21. You calumniate the virtue of a noble lady, and boast of a favor you never received.

  22. What matters it that they calumniate me, if they only venture not to attack and suspect your highness?

  23. Is it not shameful, that you should dare thus to calumniate me before Demos, me, to whom Athens, I swear it by Demeter, already owes more than it ever did to Themistocles?

  24. Hasten to the Senate, for he will rush there like a tornado to calumniate us all and give vent to his fearful bellowings.

  25. I shall calumniate you, if you become a Strategus.

  26. After long thought he decided that it would be far better to go to the Sultan and give an account of what had happened than to give an opportunity to his foes to calumniate him to the Padishah.

  27. Thou shalt not calumniate thy neighbour, nor oppress him by violence.

  28. Doth it seem good to thee that thou shouldst calumniate me, and oppress me, the work of thy own hands, and help the counsel of the wicked?

  29. It is only the malicious or the ignorant who calumniate the practice and the consecrated minister who sits in judgment in the sacred tribunal.

  30. And how carefully should we avoid all persons, books, and periodicals that revile and calumniate our holy Faith, and attempt its subversion!

  31. I knew what I was saying when I spoke to him as I did, for a man who does not hesitate to calumniate an unprotected woman has no sense of honour!

  32. And he said to them: Do violence to no man, neither calumniate any man; and be content with your pay.

  33. Bless them that curse you and pray for them that calumniate you.

  34. Try to retake from the Mohammedans all that they usurped; but it is easier to calumniate them.

  35. We have never been among these people but to enrich ourselves and to calumniate them.

  36. To attack it and calumniate it therefore was a convenient thing, since no refutation need to be feared.

  37. But this I will do in a separate notice, free from all preconceived ideas, and free from all party spirit; I will not forget that an honest man ought not to calumniate any one, not even the agents of the Inquisition.

  38. The hired advocate may calumniate as he will, but he can show no collusion or connivance on your part.

  39. Ah, as soon as it is the aim to calumniate a neighbor and plunge him in misery, men are all poets!

  40. Who has dared with such cursed mummery to deceive the king, and calumniate the queen?

  41. The above list will hopefully give you a few useful examples demonstrating the appropriate usage of "calumniate" in a variety of sentences. We hope that you will now be able to make sentences using this word.
    Other words:
    abuse; asperse; black; blaspheme; decry; defame; discredit; libel; malign; revile; scandal; scandalize; shame; slander; slur; smear; stigmatize; tarnish; vilify