Example sentences for: ill-fated

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

  • When was the last piece you read noticing the parallels between our no-fly enforcement and the Gulf of Tonkin naval presence in the early 60s or between our Bosnia mission and the ill-fated one in Beirut?

  • A think-tank expert tells the LAT that Russia's casualty rate exceeds that of both its 1994-'96 Chechen campaign and the Soviet Union's ill-fated war in Afghanistan.

  • When his team designed the ill-fated J30, they thought about toilet bowls and conceived their target customer as "the perfect asshole!"

  • Three years ago Clinton himself proposed basically the same package of reforms for Medicare--a fact everyone seems to have forgotten since it was embedded in his massive, ill-fated Health Security Act.

  • "Wayne Gretzky reverts to old ways in ill-fated Cats cameo."


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