REPROACH's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of reproach
Definition:
v. express disapproval or disappointment; bring shame upon; disgrace
Example:
He never did anything wrong without imagining how the look on his mother's face would reproach him afterwards.
Sentence in Classic:
Such is the language of those fiendish tormentors, words of taunting and of reproach, of hatred and of disgust.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
He read the letter through and felt pleased with it, and especially that he had remembered to enclose money: there was not a harsh word, not a reproach in it, nor was there undue indulgence.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But as soon as she opened her mouth, a stream of reproach, of senseless jealousy, of all that had been torturing her during that half hour which she had spent sitting motionless at the window, burst from her.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Till then he had reproached her in his heart and tried to despise her, but he now felt so sorry for her that there was no room in his soul for reproach.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Each one came up, glanced at what had been done, and with horror, reproach, and astonishment pushed back again.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He seemed in his heart to reproach her for being too perfect, and because there was nothing to reproach her with.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
With a look of dignified reproach at Higgins, he comes slowly and silently to his daughter, who, with her back to the window, is unconscious of his approach.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw Context
Deeply as I felt my own unconscious part in his pollution of an honest home, I believed that if I had been brought face to face with him, I could not have uttered one reproach.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
She made it a powerful merit in herself, and a strong reproach against Joe, that she wore this apron so much.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Louisa could not reproach her for her unjust suspicions; she was so faithful to her idea of the man, and so afflicted.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Let him see also what praises they lavish upon Brutus, because being unable, out of respect for his power, to reproach C├Žsar, they magnify his enemy.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context