Example sentences for: decrying

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

  • Newsweek also gets cuffed about in Backlash for decrying "the emotional fallout of feminism"; for hyping "cocooning," a trend pretty much invented by Faith Popcorn; for attacking the "myth of Supermom"; for running two covers on the "trend of childlessness"; and for exaggerating the problem of drug addiction among pregnant mothers, among other sins.

  • Don't crap on my parade! shouts a student activist in my earshot, decrying defecation instead of precipitation.

  • Hillsdale College President George Roche III, nationally known for decrying a moral crisis in higher education, resigned from his $188,000 post.

  • After decrying the Disneyfication of Broadway for months, critics rave over the studio's Broadway adaptation of its cartoon movie.

  • When all the candidates were asked about the "digital divide"--the notion that poor people and minorities are suffering from their lack of access to computers--McCain gave an answer that could have been Al Gore's, lauding efforts to connect schools and libraries to the Internet and decrying "the growing gap between the haves and have-nots in America."


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