INVECTIVE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of invective
Definition:
n. abusive language used to express blame or ill will
Example:
He had expected criticism but not the invective that greeted his proposal.
Sentence in Classic:
I now related my history briefly but with firmness and precision, marking the dates with accuracy and never deviating into invective or exclamation.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
She cried day and night, and was, from excess of sorrow, less skilful and alert in her ministrations of her mistress than usual, which drew down a constant storm of invectives on her defenceless head.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context