Example sentences for: disconcerting

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

  • Yet, even before the factual distortions were suggested, Bettelheim's argument was disconcerting on other grounds.

  • This story of a long and stormy love affair between a fallen angel and a 19 th century French vintner is described alternately as having "a ferocious display of inventive power" ( Kirkus Reviews ) and as having "a disconcerting hollowness" (Richard Eder, the Los Angeles Times ). The critics agree on the flashes of brilliance in her writing; the disagreement is over how consistently Knox puts it all together.

  • This story has a surprising, even disconcerting amount of order of battle information ("The six F-117 Stealth fighters stationed nearby in Kuwait."

  • That several jokes about California cuisine mention cilantro is unexceptional (click ). That many jokes about California's erotic life mention enemas is disconcerting.

  • Daily Variety 's Ray Richmond says the show, which focuses on volunteers in a San Francisco community clinic, "has the disconcerting effect of a neon sign flashing, 'We're doing television that makes a difference.


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