Sentence Examples with the word unpatriotic

Of Russia enabled him by the Act of Unity and Security (on the 17th of February 1789) to override the opposition of the rebellious and grossly unpatriotic gentry, and, with the approbation of the three lower estates, establish a new and revolutionary constitution, in which, though the estates still held the power of the purse, the royal authority largely predominated.

The aversion to Athens best serves to explain the unpatriotic attitude which Thebes displayed during the great Persian invasion.