Example sentences for: alarming

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

  • My wife and I were minding our own business in an unregulated apartment in the rapidly gentrifying East Village when we returned from work one day to a letter informing us that our already (to non-New Yorkers) alarming rent of $1,950 was going up $700.

  • They also develop alarming levels of hostility toward patients.

  • It isn't clear what this fact proves, but it's alarming and memorable.

  • I am as firmly in support of video production as I am opposed to the alarming specter of digital video projection in theaters--a subject that most movie critics have ignored.

  • "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.

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