Sentence Examples with the word nemesis

The lust of unlawful gain had infected the Frankish blood, as it seems to have infected England during the Hundred Years' War; and in either case nemesis infallibly came.

No one else would be capable of executing the dramatic capture of my nemesis and the lovely child as well.

Desertion of his party was declared a year later in his Nemesis of Faith, an heretical and unpleasant book, of which the earlier part seems to be autobiographical.

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Betsy was beside herself with frustration when she heard what mayhem our nemesis had wrought.

The wife, regarding union with her producer as incest, fled from his embraces as Nemesis did from those of Zeus, and Rhea from Cronus, assuming various animal disguises.

Froude; The Nemesis of Froude, by Sir J.

He now experienced the Nemesis of his over-cautious system of abstinence from office for fear of compromising his popularity.