OPPROBRIUM's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of opprobrium
Definition:
n. cause of shame or disgrace; disgrace arising from exceedingly shameful conduct; scornful reproach or contempt
Example:
It’s time to stop tip-toeing around my past, time to stop living a life of opprobrium, and time to take back my narrative.
Sentence in Classic:
It may be that in attempting to defend a cause, which, as I have said, all writers are agreed to condemn, I take upon me a task so hard and difficult that I shall either have to relinquish it with shame or pursue it with opprobrium.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
Health, youth, honor, all the shy delicacies of the young body, the heart, virginity, modesty, that epidermis of the soul, are manipulated in sinister wise by that fumbling which seeks resources, which encounters opprobrium, and which accommodates itself to it.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context