Example sentences for: alarmingly

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

  • This can backfire alarmingly, as in Nancy Kress' 1991 novel, Beggars in Spain . In it, genetic engineers adhering to an Ayn Rand-like philosophy called "Yagaism" create a race of people who don't need to sleep.

  • Most alarmingly, convenience gambling exacts huge social costs in the form of addiction and financial hardship without providing any economic benefit.

  • Inside Israel, Jews are alarmingly vulnerable to violent attacks from neighbors.

  • Ireland is reclining alarmingly.

  • They are also alarmingly prone to say things like "I'm a stickler for the Constitution."

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