Fatuous in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Fatuous

Obnoxiously stupid, vacantly silly, content in one's foolishness.

Short Example Sentence for Fatuous

  • 1. He was not fatuous or conceited. 🔊
  • 2. What a fatuous reasoning. 🔊
  • 3. Scattergood was the picture of the fatuous countryman. 🔊
  • 4. He petted the children with fatuous delight. 🔊
  • 5. Here it was again, this fatuous intolerance! 🔊
  • 6. He forced himself into a mood of rather fatuous jocularity. 🔊
  • 7. His face was becoming so ruddy and fatuous and babyish. 🔊
  • 8. Blind, crass and most fatuous of wooers! 🔊
  • 9. The too ignoble, unvaliant, fatuous man. 🔊
  • 10. Only the fatuous and the self-satisfied sleep . . . 🔊
  • 11. English Consul who penned such a fatuous message. 🔊
  • 12. The mansion Had marked his fatuous expansion. 🔊
  • 13. On each of the four faces was an expression of fatuous bliss. 🔊
  • 14. Or would our broad fatuous grins be infectious when we were stuffed? 🔊
  • 15. And he retired, with that fatuous smile still absorbing his features. 🔊
  • 16. The young man, with a fatuous little laugh, brought out the case once more. 🔊
  • 17. The English sang it in their music-halls with fatuous self-complacency. 🔊
  • 18. It is fatuous to ignore this, and to make a fool's paradise of our democracy. 🔊

How to use Fatuous in a Sentence?

  • 1. The sentimentality of hatred is uglier and more fatuous than the sentimentality of brotherhood. 🔊
  • 2. She was sweet and gentle but there was neither foolish softness or fatuous nonsense about her. 🔊
  • 3. A fatuous caprice would often destroy the domestic peace and pleasure of a week. 🔊
  • 4. For the purpose of external or foreign trade, a debasement of currency is fatuous and pernicious. 🔊
  • 5. It might have been a Carlist committee meeting of a particularly fatuous character. 🔊
  • 6. The Major bowed his head, loathing his fatuous blindness and burning with self-contempt. 🔊
  • 7. Some of the persecutions were so fatuous that one could only suppose they must be due to a misunderstanding. 🔊
  • 8. Evidently this fatuous busybody had not yet sprung the full force of the tremendous battery with which he believed himself armed. 🔊
  • 9. But presently his wondering recognition of the world's fatuous and frantic gullibility ceased. 🔊
  • 10. It is the sense of this, secret even in the most fatuous breast, which makes things sadder for the goer. 🔊
  • 11. But she apparently felt that she held him, or at least that even if such a conviction might be fatuous she must now put it to the touch. 🔊
  • 12. With the usual fatuous faith of a sweetheart, she instantly consigned to limbo anything whatever derogatory to her beloved. 🔊
  • 13. His face was wreathed in fatuous smiles as he saw the precious book snatched from its case and passed around mockingly from hand to hand. 🔊
  • 14. The cylinders usually gyrate with records of fatuous music-hall songs, unedifying coster-airs and farcical speeches. 🔊
  • 15. That is not fatuous praise, perhaps, but the figure needed the hand of no master sculptor to hold the eye and captivate the imagination. 🔊
  • 16. If the German people are damned to satisfaction with irresponsible autocracy and fatuous docility, their schools have damned them. 🔊
  • 17. Anne crumbled her bread, and having reviewed a succession of possible replies, each more fatuous than the last, decided to remain silent. 🔊
  • 18. Quite apart from this balm to my stricken conscience, I do rejoice that the fatuous book has beguiled and interested you. 🔊
  • 19. It had died for her when she passed through the dark doorway and met that arrogant, sardonic, fatuous man, the master of this palace.... 🔊
  • 20. With a fatuous obstinacy in her sodden brain, she decided not to lose a minute, but to go and surprise Jonah with her noble resolutions. 🔊
  • 21. A very fruitful cause of failure is the fatuous tendency of directors and mine managers to adopt new processes and inventions simply because they are new. 🔊
  • 22. The business men looked at him with the slow smile of the sane for the fanatic and answered from the fatuous optimism of the man who expects the world to last at least his time. 🔊