severe censure

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  • I have received severe censure from my orthodox friends for writing liberal verses. Cited from Poems of Passion, by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  • Severe censure has been cast upon them because of their traces of Spinoza. Cited from History of Rationalism, by John F. Hurst
  • Nor can I yet allow that he deserves the very severe censure which Johnson pronounced upon him. Cited from Life Of Johnson, V2, by Boswell, ed. Birkbeck Hill
  • You come up like a man, admit your fault, and say you deserve and expect my severe censure. Cited from Ray's Daughter, by Charles King
  • However, your regiment will be placed in orders, today, as an exception to the severe censure passed upon the troops who entered the town last night. Cited from Under Wellington's Command, by G. A. Henty
  • He passes severe censure upon the Motekallamin for seeking to support religion by philosophy.
  • He passes severe censure upon the Mutakallamin for seeking to support religion by philosophy.
  • He passes severe censure upon the Mutakallimun for seeking to support religion by philosophy.
  • If he has been the subject of much severe censure, he has not lacked, especially of late, zealous defenders. Cited from South American Fights and Fighters, by Cyrus Townsend Brady
  • If we appoint the Colonel to be a member of their body, we shall in effect pass a most severe censure on their proceedings. Cited from V1 Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay, by Trevelyan
  • And when he talked of crushing his rival's bones, he laid himself justly open to severe censure. Cited from The Belton Estate, Anthony Trollope
  • Other than a rebuke, it is the least severe censure available against clergy of the Church of England.
  • The work obtained for him a certain notoriety, and brought down upon him some severe censure from the friends of Swift who were still alive. Cited from The Prose Works of Jonathan Swift, Vol. X., by Jonathan Swift
  • The only burden Christ placed upon them was a severe censure because they tolerated that abominable party in their midst. Cited from The Revelation Explained, by F. Smith
  • It is the least severe censure available against clergy of the Church of England, less severe than a monition.
  • You lie under the severe censure of your Great Father, whose anger, like a dark cloud, rests upon you and your people. Cited from Thirty Years With The Indian Tribes, by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
  • The severe censure passed by the Commons on the administration of James was next considered, and was approved without one dissentient voice. Cited from History of England, James II Vol. 2, Macaulay
  • They found suicide while temporarily insane and added their most severe censure of the conduct of the witness Sabre. Cited from If Winter Comes, by A.S.M. Hutchinson
  • The severe censure which Lord Campbell passed upon him for his conduct of this case is based upon an entire misapprehension of the facts.
  • It is this expedient of Las Casas which has drawn down severe censure upon his memory. Cited from Voyages of Columbus Vol. II,Washington Irving
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