Example sentences for: adulation

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

  • All the incentives for antitrust enforcers--media adulation, professional recognition, and congressional budgetary rewards--push the government toward "bagging the biggest game."

  • So when people ask whether I am Peter Maass, the writer, I should feel good, I should feel triumphant, I should feel like a master of the literary universe receiving the adulation he so rightly deserves, and I should reply in a voice of elegant humility, "Yes, I am."

  • And yet (no doubt largely because congressional Republicans were overplaying their hand), the public gave Clinton more support than had ever been enjoyed by Richard Nixon (personal best: 67 percent) or even Ronald Reagan (personal best: 68 percent--mass adulation of Ronald Reagan being a largely retrospective phenomenon).

  • Since they are so prominent and have been blessed with so much wealth and public adulation, they have a responsibility to be role models of sensible behavior.

  • Meanwhile, the adulation feeds a sense of invincibility--especially if the athlete already happens to suffer from manic depression.


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