Example sentences for: demise

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

  • I'm somewhat surprised our imminent demise has been ignored by the U.S. media, and entirely disappointed that the Post couldn't have come up with a headline like "Planet Earth--Fat Lady About To Sing."

  • 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.

  • In the lead paragraph, the NYT states the causes of the bill's demise: "heavy lobbying by the insurance industry and of the sex scandal that has enveloped President Clinton."

  • The section of the New York Times with Granger's line about how that the Internet is contributing to the demise of magazines also includes an intriguing piece of reporting about how the Internet pedals Nazi propaganda to Germans.

  • Everybody leads with the demise of the tobacco bill, pulled off the Senate floor by a Republican-dominated vote.


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