1 It perplexed, as well as shocked her, by the irreverent inopportuneness of the occasions that brought it into vivid action.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel HawthorneGet Context In V. HESTER AT HER NEEDLE
2 All this was falsehood, disgusting, irreverent deceit.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In PART 5: Chapter 20
3 But there were a few irreverent snickers from convalescent officers when Rhett spoke of bravery.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XII
4 Such an assumption is the arrogance of peoples irreverent toward Time and ignorant of the deeds of men.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du BoisGet Context In XIV
5 As if long habituated to such profane talk from his old shipmate, Bildad, without noticing his present irreverence, quietly looked up, and seeing me, glanced again inquiringly towards Peleg.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 16. The Ship.
6 The episode ended well, for both Heron and Wallis laughed indulgently at the irreverence.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James JoyceGet Context In Chapter 2