Example sentences for: decries

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

  • He decries quick fixes such as assassination because they either backfire by perpetuating the cycle of violence or aren't comprehensive enough.

  • The cover editorial decries President Clinton's "temptations."

  • Let's not forget that Toobin, the man who now decries the baleful influence of book deals, first made his mark betraying Iran-Contra special counsel Lawrence Walsh, for whom he worked as a lawyer, by quitting to publish a book about the case before it was even over!

  • It rejects Albania's claims for independence but decries the crackdown.

  • An editorial decries the troubling turnout in European Parliament elections.

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