Example sentences for: paraded

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

  • One could stop well short of anything as elaborate as the Ethiopian emperor Haile Selassie's old tag line ("King of Kings, Conquering Lion of the Tribe of Judah") or the array of distinctions paraded by the young ruler in Evelyn Waugh's Black Mischief (a proclamation begins, "We, Seth, Emperor of Azania, Lord of Wanda, Bachelor of the Arts of Oxford University ..."

  • Selected for the Mercury program in 1959, Glenn paraded his Marine-pilot heroism (149 missions in World War II and Korea), his loving marriage, his religious faith.

  • Pleased with my new knowledge, I paraded if before another old-timer, John Lester Brown, who caught me up short.

  • I do not mean that racism must be assumed and then disproved, although the track record of corporate America would almost make this allowable, but that assumptions must be thoroughly examined for all implications before even the first result is paraded about like the emperor's new clothes.

  • 2) While seeking to limit U.N. access to Saddam Hussein's 63 palaces, Iraq paraded nearly 100 coffins containing what it said were corpses of children killed by cruel U.N. sanctions.


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