Example sentences for: deaf

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

  • My hosts were always calm and kind in putting up with the odd foreigner who was bound to find larger signals gross and yet to miss nuances altogether, coming across as deaf, dumb, and functionally illiterate.

  • An article marvels at a "linguistic big bang" in Nicaragua, where deaf kids have invented their own language in a generation.

  • Similar long term retention of apical afferents exists in the deaf white cat [ 25 ] and should be explored in other model systems with embryonic and neonatal hair cell loss [ 37 38 ] .

  • The scandal over deaf Mexican slaves widened.

  • The other day I heard someone described as deaf as a bat , and now, like a man waiting for the other shoe to drop in the room above his, I listen for blind as a post .

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