Example sentences for: affront

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

  • For anyone misled by my first garbled posting (quickly corrected), Frantz and Collins did interview Eisner and Stern, and if their conversation did not widen to encompass the far corners of the solar system then that is no affront to their book, which is subtitled, after all, "Living in Disney's Brave New Town," and not "Theorizing About Creation in Its Enormity!"

  • And he single-handedly deserves responsibility for creating the tabloid-television phenomenon with A Current Affair , the worst affront to American television-news standards of our era.

  • It has been suggested that Clinton limited his idea to under-18s in order to affront only people who cannot vote.

  • It parlays good politics into principle, by framing the ouster of a politically popular president as an affront to democracy, the Constitution, and the rule of law.

  • Exasperated by Albright's perceived affront to Malaysia, the country's Minister of Trade commented, "Maybe when I go to the states, I would like to meet Ken Starr."


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