Profanity in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Profanity

(uncountable) The quality of being profane; quality of irreverence, of treating sacred things with contempt. | (countable) Obscene, lewd or abusive language.

Short Example Sentences for Profanity

  • 1. Then profanity of deep and savage intemperance. 🔊
  • 2. That sort of profanity is too bad to write. 🔊
  • 3. Then profanity of deep and savage intemperance. 🔊
  • 4. The profanity of the teamsters was painfully apparent. 🔊
  • 5. Are those addicted to profanity necessarily and intentionally irreverent? 🔊
  • 6. See the effects of this widespread profanity in the increasing perjury. 🔊
  • 7. Pete learned much profanity without realizing its significance. 🔊
  • 8. We trust that profanity will not enlarge on this sad confusion of ideas. 🔊
  • 9. An unbroken stream of profanity floated back to mark his anabasis. 🔊
  • 10. The descent is hair-raising and unsafe: no profanity can do justice to it. 🔊
  • 11. There was in it both profanity and prayer, but the Cat knew nothing of that. 🔊
  • 12. You'd scarcely hear enough profanity to make things bearable. 🔊

How to use Profanity in Sentences?

  • 1. Their kindness and courtesy to strangers and to each other was marked, and profanity was unknown. 🔊
  • 2. To him it seemed something like profanity that this young man should make so casual a suggestion. 🔊
  • 3. An instant sputter of cobby profanity and the sound of a backward scramble gave him grim delight. 🔊
  • 4. It is mostly unprintable, but you will get an entirely new idea of what profanity means. 🔊
  • 5. He rose, staggering, and indulged in a little profanity which made him eminently human. 🔊
  • 6. Bishop Pilkington also speaks of the profanity and worldliness of the daily frequenters. 🔊
  • 7. With the very taste of profanity on his lips, Nelson stood absently gazing into a liquor store. 🔊
  • 8. Where could she have learnt this corruption almost incorporeal in the strength of its profanity and dissimulation? 🔊
  • 9. Most screamed insults and profanity while others screamed at him calling him a blasphemer and a heretic. 🔊
  • 10. He does not propose to his disciples to enter upon a wholesale denunciation of profanity and licentiousness. 🔊
  • 11. He filled the air with picturesque profanity and stamped and yelled in passion at such rank mutiny. 🔊
  • 12. Heartfelt profanity filled the room and the two disgusted punchers went sullenly back to their posts. 🔊
  • 13. The mild profanity with which the tale was decorated can hardly be omitted without robbing it of its peculiar western flavor. 🔊
  • 14. Brought up amidst all the ribaldry and profanity of the markets, he had the whole vocabulary of the place on the tip of his tongue. 🔊
  • 15. The whole camp came awake, exclamations and profanity mingling with the weird cries of the troglodytes. 🔊
  • 16. In the second trial the offense was laid both as profanity and as sedition, which seems to have made the jury hesitate. 🔊
  • 17. She abominated the man with his sleek smile, his oily manner and his tempestuous profanity when he thought himself beyond her hearing. 🔊
  • 18. They are absorbed in volumes of silent profanity between the acts; for the orchestra is literally drowned in the roar of the rushing element. 🔊
  • 19. He heard glib profanity rolling from the lips of children who should have been stumbling through baby catechisms; and his heart ached for them. 🔊
  • 20. Horse-trading and whiskey go arm-in-arm, accompanied by their copartners, profanity and tobacco-chewing. 🔊
  • 21. Bull ripped out an oath, but his feeling was so sincere, his disappointment so deep, that the profanity was like unto a consecration. 🔊
  • 22. Finally: connected with this profanity of temper is a strong tendency to deny the sacred element of color, and make our boast in blackness. 🔊
  • 23. A second curtain, rising farther away to the slow music of muttered profanity from the audience, revealed only worse and more of it. 🔊