Juvenal, Johnson's aspersions on, i.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
He likewise Draws up Advertisements; and Asperses after the newest Method.
"A Learned Dissertation on Dumpling (1726)" by Anonymous
I will not cast any aspersions on your hearts, but your heads certainly do you no credit.
"On the Future of our Educational Institutions" by Friedrich Nietzsche
So incensed was I at his aspersions of Roger that I almost laughed when he spoke of disinheriting me.
"A Romantic Young Lady" by Robert Grant
See also Mr. Logan's letter in vindication of Mr. Henderson, from these aspersions cast on him by Messrs. Sage and Ruddiman.
"Biographia Scoticana (Scots Worthies)" by John Howie
Then he sprang to refute the terrible aspersion against the girl he loved.
"Rose O'Paradise" by Grace Miller White
How strangely and how cruelly has the character of a bibliographer been aspersed!
"Bibliomania; or Book-Madness" by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
This is but one more example of Continental aspersion.
"Mr. Punch Awheel"
I disdain his aspersions and his insinuations.
"Patrick Henry" by Moses Coit Tyler
Once more it came to her that she must claim her own part of the aspersion.
"The Wings of the Dove, Volume II" by Henry James
Faults doubtless had he. Had we not
Our own, to question and asperse
The worth we doubted or forgot
Until beside his hearse?
"Samuel J. Tilden" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Mycilla dyes her locks, 'tis said:
But 'tis a foul aspersion;
She buys them black; they therefore need
No subsequent immersion.
"On An Old Woman (From The Greek)" by William Cowper
Whoever keeps an open ear
For tattlers will be sure to hear
The trumpet of contention;
Aspersion is the babbler’s trade,
To listen is to lend him aid,
And rush into dissension.
"Friendship" by William Cowper
The sordid tribes who say and then unsay,
And flatter or asperse, and each for pay,
Of these, though here full rife, no talk we hold,
But leave them—glad to leave them—to their gold.
"Pretence. Part II - The Library" by John Kenyon
I'm amazed that the Obama campaign still casts aspersions on the veracity of the Romney/Ryan team.
Time to harvest the usual conclusions, notions, laments and aspersions as the games of the long, long, regular baseball season dwindle down to a precious few.
I've never been one to go around looking for racial aspersions.
To make a movie as daring and ambitious as The Tree of Life , one needs to forget all about critical reaction, aspersions or box office results.
To make a movie as daring and ambitious as The Tree of Life, one needs to forget all about critical reaction, aspersions or box office results.