Example sentences for: outlandish

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

  • A sudden spike in the aggregate volume of U.S.-Moldova telephone traffic, followed by the delivery of outlandish phone bills to individuals, soon suggested the existence of a problem.

  • EdTV takes off from the increasingly less outlandish idea that a cable network might, in the face of declining ratings, decide to have its cameras traipse around after an "ordinary" person 24 hours a day--a scenario somewhat different from last year's The Truman Show , in which the cameras were hidden, the universe manufactured, and the TV protagonist unwitting.

  • Tribes in Canada and along the Great Lakes called Jesuit missionaries Black Robes in yet another nickname related to outlandish apparel.

  • Microsoft's CFO, Greg Maffei, told analysts this summer that the company's stock valuation was "ludicrous," and Ballmer told those same analysts that investors' expectations for Microsoft's future growth were "outlandish."

  • However, I would expect exactly that from Gawande before accepting his somewhat outlandish claim.


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