censure them

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  • We certainly cannot censure them for not being in advance of their times. Cited from Voyages of Samuel de Champlain, Vol. 1,Champlain
  • He knew it, because he presumed to censure them for doing so. Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VII (of 12)
  • I would not censure them that say so. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • So I will, if thou wilt help me to censure them. Cited from A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Vol. IX, by Various
  • I don't like to censure them that's departed. Cited from Lahoma, by John Breckinridge Ellis
  • Some officers take them away: good guard Until their greater pleasures first be known That are to censure them. Cited from King Lear, by William Shakespeare
  • The large family seemed to her so warm and various that she forgot to censure them for their taste in pottery. Cited from Night and Day, by Virginia Woolf
  • So enterprising had they now become that a public meeting was held and resolutions passed severely censuring them. Cited from The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Volume 8, by Ambrose Bierce
  • Why do you not censure them who have transgressed all considerations? Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • It lay with the church to censure them. Cited from Religious Liberty in Connecticut, by M. L. Greene
  • For when evils are far gone and irremediable, the task of censuring them is never pleasant, although at times necessary. Cited from Laws, by Plato
  • They threw such a shower of stones, and they were so troublesome, that the commander was obliged to face about to censure them. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 23, Ed. by Blair & Robertson
  • In people of their own station, therefore, they regard such excesses with but a small degree of disapprobation, and censure them either very slightly or not at all. Cited from Wealth of Nations, by Adam Smith
  • He was ignorant of the contents, and his friendship for Brigitte led him to censure them severely. Cited from Child of a Century, Alfred de Musset, v3
  • The agreement of their partisans to censure them blunted for a while the edge of a severe proceeding. Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. II. (of 12), by Burke
  • The historians most partial to the minister admit their truth, and censure them in terms which, though too lenient for the occasion, axe still severe. Cited from Critical and Historical Essays, by Macaulay V1
  • When the report was made, it declared that nothing deserving of condemnation had occurred in these festivities, and that there was no occasion to censure them. Cited from The Great Intendant, by Thomas Chapais
  • But whatever be the evil or the folly of these retreats, those have no right to censure them whose prisons contain greater numbers than the monasteries of other countries. Cited from The Works of Samuel Johnson in Nine Volumes, Vol. IV, by Samuel Johnson
  • It plainly asserts that the elders have the power of guidance and also of control, should members attempt to censure them or to interfere in matters beyond their knowledge. Cited from Religious Liberty in Connecticut, by M. L. Greene
  • He plunges into a panegyric on the Corsican patriots, when he is arrested by the thought that many censure them for rebelling at all. Cited from The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2), by John Holland Rose
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