Example sentences for: decrying

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

  • It didn't reference Al Gore's "livability agenda" for the 2000 election or quote any politicians decrying the pernicious social effect of traffic.

  • 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.

  • It's interesting that the president, who knows movies quite well, doesn't give any actual examples of what he's decrying.

  • Editorialists conducted the usual food-scare protocol: calming the public and explaining that risk can never be eliminated, while decrying ad hoc government responses and demanding stricter laws.

  • He has hailed those who work for NGOs as heroes, while decrying the NGOs themselves as "feudal lords" of "the new medievalism."


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