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Usage examples for criticism

  1. The chain of reasoning which I shall explain must of necessity be open to criticism, yet the explanation of the facts by the theory is so perfect that it is not easy to resist the conviction that we are travelling along the path of truth. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  2. Your criticism on Gondremark is, I fancy, right. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  3. The statement is, however, open to criticism. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  4. The coffee was above criticism. – Woodcraft by George W. Sears
  5. It shall never know less kindly criticism than it received then." – Melchior's Dream and Other Tales by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  6. English criticism is puzzled by Derain because very often it is confronted by things of his which seem dull and commonplace, to English critics. – Since Cézanne by Clive Bell
  7. But now he was in no mood for small criticism. – The Mystery of Metropolisville by Edward Eggleston
  8. As I was quite independent, I did not care for their criticism. – Personal Recollections, from Early Life to Old Age, of Mary Somerville by Mary Somerville
  9. And the mere fact that the proposal was of the nature of a surprise was almost invariably the only criticism against it. – Success (Second Edition) by Max Aitken Beaverbrook
  10. Her face would not bear criticism. – Duffels by Edward Eggleston
  11. But it is to be hoped that they will not turn the heavy artillery of their criticism upon a king who serves them so gracefully and well. – Face to Face with Kaiserism by James W. Gerard
  12. " With nobody to hush them so he could make a literary criticism," Joy thought happily. – The Wishing-Ring Man by Margaret Widdemer
  13. No such criticism could fairly be made. – The American Judiciary by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD
  14. It is really an important part of the criticism of this book to say that it is his first book. – Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens by G. K. Chesterton
  15. Such criticism, however, did not disturb Edison. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  16. But she- like everybody else- had only criticism. – Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards
  17. At seventy years of age one is less sensitive to criticism than at thirty. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  18. For criticism of his own judgment he was prepared. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  19. Many economic geologists have been made to feel this criticism, even though seldom expressed openly. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
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