Sentence Examples with the word uproar

Osiander's divergence from Luther's doctrine of justification by faith involved him in a violent quarrel with Melanchthon, who had adherents in Konigsberg, and these theological disputes soon created an uproar in the town.

The tremendous uproar raised by Swift about Wood's halfpence was heightened by the fact that Wood shared his profits with the duchess of Kendal, the mistress of George I.

Cade ignored the uproar and gave proper attention to his meal.

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Their voices were but feebly heard amid the uproar and one saw by their faces that they despaired of the possibility of checking this disorder.

He mentions the uproar of the victors in the Temple; the dismantling of the walls; the exile of king and princes (verses i-9).

Owing to the terrible uproar and the necessity for concentration and activity, Tushin did not experience the slightest unpleasant sense of fear, and the thought that he might be killed or badly wounded never occurred to him.

A zarzuela, named El Conde de Castralla, was given amid much uproar on the 10th of February 1856, and, as the piece seemed likely to cause serious disorder in the theatre, it was suppressed by the government after the third performance.