Fatuous in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Fatuous

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

Short Example Sentences for Fatuous

  • 1. What a fatuous reasoning. 🔊
  • 2. He was not fatuous or conceited. 🔊
  • 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. Blind, crass and most fatuous of wooers! 🔊
  • 8. His face was becoming so ruddy and fatuous and babyish. 🔊
  • 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 Sentences?

  • 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. But presently his wondering recognition of the world's fatuous and frantic gullibility ceased. 🔊
  • 9. Evidently this fatuous busybody had not yet sprung the full force of the tremendous battery with which he believed himself armed. 🔊
  • 10. With the usual fatuous faith of a sweetheart, she instantly consigned to limbo anything whatever derogatory to her beloved. 🔊
  • 11. It is the sense of this, secret even in the most fatuous breast, which makes things sadder for the goer. 🔊
  • 12. 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. 🔊
  • 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. 🔊