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their insolence in a sentence

1. To check their insolence, Zeus devised a plan to humble them and improve their manners instead of completely destroying them.

2. Epicurus agreed with the Cynics' quest for honesty, but rejected their "insolence and vulgarity", instead teaching that honesty must be coupled with courtesy and kindness.

3. Several of them testified that on their first night in jail, Bokassa visited the prison and screamed at the children for their insolence.

4. In the Bhagavata Purana, Ravana and his brother, Kumbhakarna, were said to be reincarnations of Jaya and Vijaya, gatekeepers at Vaikuntha, the abode of Vishnu and were cursed to be born in Earth for their insolence.

5. For their insolence, the monks cursed them to be expelled from Vaikuntha and to be born on Earth.

6. In the event of a declaration of war on the United States by the Barbary powers, these ships were to "protect our commerce and chastise their insolence—by sinking, burning or destroying their ships and vessels wherever you shall find them."

7. "By the time the furious anger at their insolence had drunk its fill of blood, the French had given up to the Sicilians not only their ill-gotten riches but their lives as well."

8. They were smote down for their insolence, however, and their cities cast to the bottom of the sea.

9. Aerys had Rickard and Brandon brutally executed for their insolence, inciting Ned and his friend Robert Baratheon, Lord of Storm's End and Lyanna's betrothed, to rebel against Aerys.

10. Thugut, who had a large fund of vanity, resented their insolence, and did nothing to disarm their hostility.

11. The family refuses, but Ichi is tricked into the castle by Isaburo's younger son, and her husband and father-in-law are ordered to commit seppuku for their insolence and insubordination.

12. The Ancient Greek authors Xenophon and Athenaeus wrote of normal men hired to behave as insane fools and clowns while the Roman authors Lucian and Plautus left records of powerful Romans who housed deformed buffoons famous for their insolence and brazen madness.

13. Johnstone punished their "insolence" with gunfire and this leader was one of those killed in the shooting.

14. Their "insolence" grew so much, one captain complained, that "they take from us whatever suits their fancy, such as our clothing.

15. Peire's other couplet, Una leig vei d'escuoill, was also an attack on minstrels (joglars), who, at his time, were bringing their "insolence" from across the Alps into the presence of the pros (powerful) of Italy.

16. At a port in Aceh, Lutfi got into an argument with a Portuguese ship crew and "demanded the crew be forced to convert to Islam or be put to the sword for their insolence, and the Achnese sultan agreed."

17. Sirach 16:8 says "[God] did not spare the neighbors of Lot, whom he loathed on account of their insolence."

18. . The federates complained about this at the Assembly the following day and the Assembly, although informed of their insolence, congratulated them.

19. Lilburn locked the door and informed his slaves that he intended to end their insolence once and for all.

20. Angry at this intrusion, Almanzor cries out to his son and then to his servants: "Have you your champions?/We will prevent their insolence;

21. This prompted Bishop McGinley to dispatch to Joroan Fr. Luis Dimaruba, a priest vested with ecclesiastical authority, to advise the people regarding their insolence, and to persuade them about the urgency of lending the image to Tiwi since the fiesta was approaching.

22. For instance: to keep colonies under control, "...quarter troops among them, who by their insolence may provoke rising of mobs."

23. and thus he gave them that death which their insolence deserved.

24. Of the privateers’ behavior the Boston News-Letter wrote, “it would be too tedious to relate the particulars, but their insolence is beyond expression.” Gincks soon sailed again, this time to Puerto Rico where in early 1706 the Dragon engaged two French privateers, the Trompeuse and another sloop.

25. Johnstone punished their "insolence" with gunfire and this leader was one of those killed in the shooting.

26. Zeus struck down all of the Telchines with lightning or Poseidon with his trident because of their insolence to the gods.