Contumely in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Contumely

unpleasant behavior or language

Examples of Contumely in a sentence

Although my sister is a very nice person, she will speak with contumely when she is angry.  πŸ”Š

As the prisoner was dragged out of court, he shouted contumely and made threats against the sentencing judge.  πŸ”Š

The teacher did not appreciate the student speaking to her while using contumely.  πŸ”Š

When I met my ex-husband’s new wife, I treated her to a great deal of contumely because she destroyed my happy life.  πŸ”Š

The Christian left the auditorium as soon as she realized the comedy show was an act of contumely and not a humorous tribute to God.  πŸ”Š

The television network felt the show’s dialogue contained contumely that was inappropriate for its young viewers.  πŸ”Š

It was so unlike the priest to use contumely in his weekly address to the congregation.  πŸ”Š

Even at the neighborhood bar, patrons were disturbed by Rick’s use of contumely to describe his wife.  πŸ”Š

The judge commanded the witness to stop offending the jury with his contumely about the defendant’s sex life.  πŸ”Š

When my coworker made a contumely about my breast size, I reported him to the school’s human resources department.  πŸ”Š

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