Sentence Examples

  • This shameful discomfiture quickened all the suspicion and jealousy fermenting in France.
  • But their discomfiture was only to last a few months; in the following October a wanton outrage and.
  • The first effect of Zeno's teaching was to complete the discomfiture of philosophy.
  • But neither the British nor the French could afford to divert great military resources from the main theatre of war in western Europe to the Aegean, and so the struggle for the Straits ended in mortifying discomfiture for the Allies.
  • He succeeded in so far that 15,000 Kufians swore to fight with him for the maintenance of the commandments of the Book of God and the Sunna (orthodox tradition) of his Prophet, the discomfiture of the tyrants, the redress of injury, and last, not least, the vindication of the family of the Prophet as the rightful caliphs.

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