Sentence for discountenance | Use discountenance in a sentence

Sentences with discountenance in them. The sentences below are ordered by length from shorter and easier to longer and more complex. They use discountenance in a sentence, providing visitors a sentence for discountenance.

  • I distinctly discountenance it. (10)
  • He would not allow stone-flinging, because it was a habit of his to discountenance it. (10)
  • Distinctly does she discountenance leaps in the dark, wild driving, and the freaks of Radicalism. (10)
  • For her own sake, she shrank from hearing intentions, that distressing the good man, she would have to discountenance. (10)
  • Her meetings with Percy Dacier were therefore hardly shunned; and his behaviour did not warn her to discountenance them. (10)

Also see sentences for: countenance, maintenance, penance, sustenance.

Definition of discountenance:

  • discountenance, dis-kown’ten-ans, v.t. (_obs._) to put out of countenance: to abash: to refuse countenance or support to: to discourage. | n. cold treatment: disapprobation. (0)

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