Example sentences for: awful

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

  • The writer visits Rwanda's awful prisons, where 92,000 people await trial.

  • Safire cannot be accused of being copy-proud (except, evidently, of awful puns, as in “ Ms. is deliberately msterious , but at least it is not deliberately msleading ” and other mscegenations).

  • In the clip, Kennedy raised the question "whether some awful curse did actually hang over all the Kennedys, whether there was some justifiable reason for me to doubt what had happened and to delay my report."

  • There is something awful about pretending you do.

  • Suggested the visitor, Why don't you at least substitute your whole first name for that awful A?

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