Example sentences for: detractors

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

  • According to leading Arab affairs analyst Riad Najib el-Rayyes, writing Tuesday in the Beirut daily an-Nahar , Saddam's reiteration of Iraq's historical claim to Kuwait is intended as a signal to his Arab detractors that, if they continue trying to block his rehabilitation, he will make life hard for them by reopening a number of troublesome "files."

  • Having declared Wolf insubstantial and impotent, her detractors again reverse course, accusing Gore of relying too heavily on her for guidance and a definition of himself.

  • Why don't her supposed detractors go beat up on Disney for a while?

  • DiCaprio and his misogynist, potty-mouthed entourage don't tip at restaurants (or strip clubs), brawl with detractors, throw food at photographers, and ooze sleaze.

  • Book -- Truman Capote: In Which Various Friends, Enemies, Acquaintances, and Detractors Recall His Turbulent Career , by George Plimpton;

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