Churlish in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Churlish

Of or pertaining to a serf, peasant, or rustic. | Rude, surly, ungracious. [from late 14th c.] | Stingy or grudging. | (of soil) Difficult to till, lacking pliancy; unmanageable.

Short Sentences for Churlish

  • 1. He feared that he had played a churlish part. 🔊
  • 2. I was as churlish as a hangman cheated of his client. 🔊
  • 3. It was a churlish return, and she had been gentle. 🔊
  • 4. It was a foolish speech and a churlish one as well. 🔊
  • 5. No churlish saint, Lorenzo Monaco? 🔊
  • 6. No reason has been found for this singular and somewhat churlish custom. 🔊
  • 7. And they were not churlish in bestowing their information, either. 🔊
  • 8. Thy churlish uncle felt so reproved by thy innocent words that he set me free. 🔊
  • 9. Awed thee a father stern, cross age's churlish avising? 🔊
  • 10. Annoyed at the churlish rebuff, I turned my back and walked home. 🔊

How to use Churlish in Sentences?

  • 1. You would think him a churlish blunt fellow, but they find in him many tokens of humanity. 🔊
  • 2. After a moment of this, he grew restive, his temper being churlish and impatient at the best. 🔊
  • 3. How could you possibly accept such a proposal from our churlish landlord when accompanied by a threat? 🔊
  • 4. But if we do furbish a play or two, the muses sha'n't honour that churlish fellow's barn. 🔊
  • 5. He had never met this man, but the papers had criticized him severely, and our friend was prepared to encounter a mean and churlish creature. 🔊
  • 6. The churlish and misanthropical Squire became violently enslaved; unfortunately, however, the lady declined his addresses. 🔊