1 And yet he felt that, however he might revile and mock her image, his anger was also a form of homage.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James JoyceContext Highlight In Chapter 5
2 Then Euryalus reviled him outright and said, "I gather, then, that you are unskilled in any of the many sports that men generally delight in."
3 When he saw Eumaeus and Ulysses he reviled them with outrageous and unseemly language, which made Ulysses very angry.
4 He came so unexpectedly that none of us knew him, not even the older ones among us, and we reviled him and threw things at him.
5 The poor, as we have already said, whom she sought out to be the objects of her bounty, often reviled the hand that was stretched forth to succour them.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel HawthorneContext Highlight In V. HESTER AT HER NEEDLE