Example sentences for: alarming

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

  • Nowhere is this Great Awakening more alarming than in governors' offices.

  • Just recently, the International Herald Tribune carried an alarming piece in which Henry Tang, a prominent local industrialist and member of Tung's Cabinet, suggested tapping Hong Kong's considerable foreign exchange (some $69 billion in reserves, plus another $22 billion in a special fund from land sales) to develop southern China.

  • "The Shadow Epidemic" charts the alarming rise of hepatitis-C, a disease that infects four times as many Americans as HIV, kills 10,000 a year, and is largely untreatable.

  • Meanwhile, a NYT editorial calls the attempt to use executive privilege in the controversy "an alarming attempt to extend presidential power."

  • " " ' s disgusting letter concerning meal and gift parity, along with her psychotically misguided ideas of the whys and wherefores of giving gifts are a great deal more than "alarming."


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