Example sentences for: decries

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

  • One article decries "vigilante justice," and says that the United States erred by declaring itself in effect "free to make its own rules" against an amorphous terrorist network.

  • To simplify Lemann's supple narrative a bit: He decries the existence of the educated elite, but when push comes to shove he seems more a creature of that elite than an opponent or a detached cultural observer.

  • Buchanan, whose campaign Web site sports an "America First" logo, echoes Lindbergh when he decries "the growing domination of U.S. foreign policy by ethnic groups and media elites able to focus public attention and incite public hysteria."

  • The New York Daily News calls the revelations "remarkable ," but the New York Post says it's psychological bunk . ( Slate decries the excessive coverage in "," "," "," "," and ".")

  • A WP editorial decries the Senate Armed Services Committee's approval of increases in military pay and pensions even more generous than those recommended in the new Clinton budget.

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