Example sentences for: deplored

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

  • In Nigeria, an editorial in the independent Post Express deplored the way the United States was willing to put its business with Israel and Iraq on hold in order to "explore such inanities as that of a woman [Paula Jones] who is claiming $700,000 or $2 million just because, as she claims, she has intimate knowledge of the president's genitalia."

  • The Financial Times, in an editorial Thursday, deplored Russian Prime Minister Yevgeny Primakov's apparent decision "to revert to a programme of money-printing" and said "it is now hard to see anything but chaos in Russia's future."

  • But in an editorial it deplored the fact that "whether it is enlisting the services of goons ...

  • Samuel Johnson deplored the superfluous, emphatic use of do , as in I do love: he considered it vitious.

  • Surely, careful consideration leads to the conclusion that it does matter and that the change should be deplored.


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