REVOLTING's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of revolting
a. causing abhorrence or disgust
Taylor described in revolting detail the unsanitary conditions of life in the city streets.
Sentence in Classic:
He sprang from the bed, the reeking odour pouring down his throat, clogging and revolting his entrails.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
There was something awful and revolting in the memory of what had been bought at this fearful price of shame.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The wounded soldier was so dirty, coarse, and revolting that his proximity to the Emperor shocked Rostov.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
They had not been broken by the crash of empires, the machetes of revolting slaves, war, rebellion, proscription, confiscation.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
The manoeuvres of selfishness and duplicity must ever be revolting, but I have heard nothing which really surprises me.
Persuasion By Jane Austen Context
He had suffered it there for more than a month, and his condition seemed serious enough to remind even his father that Gregor, despite his current sad and revolting form, was a family member who could not be treated as an enemy.
Metamorphosis By Franz Kafka Context
Or else, an explanation even less usable, he could say that he wanted to ascertain that the court was as revolting on the inside as it was on the outside.
The Trial By Franz Kafka Context
Of course, a minute or so later I would realise wrathfully that it was all a lie, a revolting lie, an affected lie, that is, all this penitence, this emotion, these vows of reform.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky Context
Her white citizens are wedded to any method however revolting, any measure however extreme, for the subjugation of the young manhood of the race.
Southern Horrors By Ida B. Wells-Barnett Context
Magua alone sat apart, without participating in the revolting meal, and apparently buried in the deepest thought.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
From the moment that Tom saw him approaching, he felt an immediate and revolting horror at him, that increased as he came near.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context