Example sentences for: awful

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

  • "Flawless is so awful it just might put an end to Hollywood's hypocritical infatuation with men in drag as symbols of its own supposedly liberated sexual attitudes" (Stephen Holden, the New York Times ). Critics call it corny, predictable, and packed with gay stereotypes.

  • “We've been having an awful lot of fun.”

  • There are truly awful winemakers who could make plonk even in the best year.

  • Cheap microwave dinners are a mark of humiliation--something you eat while crying in your studio apartment, huddling in front of the space heater, and reading The Bell Jar . Interestingly, each brand is awful in its own way.

  • Many responses raged against aviation--the cramped seats, the awful food, the plummeting.

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