Example sentences for: abysmal

How can you use “abysmal” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The lead story bemoans the rise of gigantic publishing houses, the demise of independent bookstores, the unholy marriage of publishing and television, and the abysmal quality of contemporary books: "Today's worst ...

  • On the other hand, the WB and UPN networks, with abysmal ratings, are considered comers because of their success with youth--a prized demo.

  • A book review calls the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy an abysmal failure.

  • William Jefferson Clinton's "abysmal record on liberty," as Weisberg calls it, is, indeed, a fatal twist of irony, incredible and troubling.

  • However, no account of the Northwest's soaked misery surpasses that of the great American explorer and abysmal speller William Clark, who recorded his observations nearly 200 years ago.


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