Example sentences for: agnostics

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

  • It's the atheists and agnostics who have the easiest time making movies nowadays--the ones who don't confront the issue of faith at all.

  • Rubin agnostics will be glad to learn that there are two weak spots in his record.

  • What are the Phyllis Schlaflys of the world--those twice-born PTA moms--doing in bed that the agnostics and unbelievers are not?

  • Sokal's paper, intentionally stripped of logic, evidence, and even meaning, was accepted for publication in the cultural studies journal Social Text . True, this was a one-time event, but it was an event so far removed from anything that could possibly occur in a legitimate academic enterprise that it converted agnostics like me, who had doubted the status of cultural studies as an intellectual discipline, into hard-core cynics with no doubt whatsoever.

  • WASP started off with a pejorative nuance, it seems to me, but has been accepted so smugly by white Anglo-Saxon Protestants that the term has been appropriated by some people it doesn't fit, for instance Americans of German or Irish descent who may be agnostics of Catholic background.


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