Example sentences for: alarmingly

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

  • The Statesman of Calcutta announces that "[t]ourist traffic in Jaisalmer, the Rajasthan desert district where nuclear weapons were tested this year, decreased alarmingly, apparently due to the alleged Western propaganda against the Pokhran nuclear tests."

  • As the waltz echoes alarmingly through Rent 's finale, you're reminded of a basic fact: Music is music.

  • Citing Andy Rooney's dithering commentaries and a story bashing gay studies, Entertainment Weekly declares the once high-minded CBS show "alarmingly behind the times."

  • This can backfire alarmingly, as in Nancy Kress' 1991 novel, Beggars in Spain . In it, genetic engineers adhering to an Ayn Rand-like philosophy called "Yagaism" create a race of people who don't need to sleep.

  • But political education has become alarmingly sophisticated since the late '80s, when Newt Gingrich's GOPAC began mailing tens of thousands of strategy tapes to Republican activists.


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