Example sentences for: demise

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

  • In 1728 the New York Governor's Council recorded that, “Coll Dongan did demise.

  • so maybe I exaggerated a little when I said you were a Republican operative plotting Al Gore's demise when you ran into him outside that Washington movie theater way back when.

  • The movie's canvas--too vast to itemize completely here--features a New Jersey bishop (a Borscht Belt turn by George Carlin) who argues that Jesus should not be represented by gory images of his earthy demise.

  • Pistone, who dislikes the officious superiors in his FBI "family," boasts of having his hooks in Lefty, but comes to dread (and delay) the moment when he'll be pulled out of Operation Donnie Brasco and called upon to bring about his mentor's demise.

  • The predicted demise of John Kennedy's George and the launch of Tina Brown's Talk raise the question: What are a new magazine's chances for survival?

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