Example sentences for: acrimony

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

  • In the meantime though, the paper explains, the pared-down Lewinsky report will get to Congress quickly (probably shortly after President Clinton testifies to the Starr grand jury)--in plenty of time to leak out and produce much partisan acrimony during the fall elections.

  • Last year, the company's prospective merger with American Home Products unraveled in acrimony over leadership and strategy questions.

  • They're missing the point: The longer the inquiry drags on, the more it will invite resentment, acrimony, and backlash.

  • What if Reagan was intelligent and perceptive, far more imaginative than all his critics put together, infinitely more resourceful in implementing his agenda, eerily indifferent to much of the acrimony and pettiness around him, resolute and far-sighted in keeping his eye on the long ball of history?

  • More recently, at a White House prayer breakfast, Clinton said he wanted to foster a "spirit of reconciliation" and quoted the late Cardinal Joseph Bernardin to the effect that time is precious and should not be wasted on acrimony and division.


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