Example sentences for: decrying

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

  • Amazing detail: The idea of suing gunmakers, one of the lawyers says, came straight from a Wall Street Journal editorial decrying the ever-widening scope of tort lawsuits.

  • The Daily Telegraph took a similar tack, decrying the "rise in military influence" and "a resumption in the sway of oligarchs such as Boris Berezovsky," but taking heart in the shift of power "from conservatives to reformers."

  • A week after decrying millennium hype, Time celebrates Jesus as the unofficial man of the past two millenniums.

  • 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."

  • Lobbyists, decrying insurers' coverage of Viagra but not birth control, have stepped up Congressional lobbying in recent months.

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