Example sentences for: diatribe

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

  • Cameron's mad- as-hell diatribe, which called for Turan's "impeachment," got gleefully picked up by everyone from the newsweeklies to Doonesbury.

  • But he seldom concludes a diatribe with a condemnation.

  • An article on Oliver Stone says he has eschewed political diatribe in his forthcoming film U-Turn and his planned sequel to Mission: Impossible . Instead, Stone seeks mainstream clout.

  • Actually, you won't find much of this kind of machine-gun improvisation in Not-Knowing , at least once past the bracing title essay, the most fully fleshed apologia Barthelme achieved, which barrels from Husserl to "Melancholy Baby" to the past-due bills on his desk in mock-peevish diatribe.

  • It is as if you looked up, say, infer/imply in a usage manual and the author's treatment, in place of an explanation and sound advice, were an unpleasant diatribe against anyone so dense and rude as to have had to look up the entry to begin with.


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