Captious in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Captious

always looking for faults; hard to please

Examples of Captious in a sentence

None of the servers wanted to wait on the captious woman who complained about everything. πŸ”Š

As the chef waited for the captious critic to review his food, he tried to think of any dish he could have prepared better. πŸ”Š

My captious father is never satisfied with anything I do. πŸ”Š

When my captious teacher grades my essays, she always finds a minor error in my work. πŸ”Š

People hate being around Harry because he is a captious person who always criticizes others. πŸ”Š

Even though I know my son is not perfect, I try to praise him instead of being captious and looking for flaws in his character. πŸ”Š

Our captious minister was dismissed from his position after he publicly called out church members for their sins. πŸ”Š

If I listened to my sister’s captious comments about my appearance, I would have no self-esteem at all. πŸ”Š

My mother-in-law’s captious comments about my cooking made me regret inviting her over for dinner. πŸ”Š

Even though Jill was a fantastic assistant, she quit her job because her captious boss was never satisfied with her work. πŸ”Š

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