Example sentences for: deigned

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

  • Incidentally, it turns out that a recent column was absolutely wrong in saying that the NYT hadn't deigned to mention that Ralston's career stall was due to an adulterous affair he'd been forced to own up to.

  • Decent notices for the first film adaptation of a John Irving novel for which he's deigned to write the screenplay.

  • It is, of course, beneath my dignity to respond to this personally motivated attack (except to note that if you think Stephen Jay Gould actually deigned to read my puny book, you must be getting him mixed up with someone whose time is less precious).

  • Though U-Haul--apparently unimpressed by the supernatural power of the Shopping Avenger--has not deigned to provide answers, no fewer than 34 deputy Avengers e-mailed over the past month, complaining about U-Haul's reservation policy.

  • As a proud resident of a Manhattan neighborhood that I pray will always be called the Upper West Side and as a Times reader who has never deigned to look at "Circuits," I'm afraid that I don't have much to add to your clever insights from the F train.


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