Example sentences for: disdain

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

  • Rorty says radical academicians should wipe that sophistical smirk off their faces, lose their mocking disdain for America, and view it more as their progressive ancestors did: as a great, problem-filled country that must be brought into closer alignment with its ideals.

  • Krugman's disdain for evidence is alarming; I can well hear him telling the hungry to simply eat more hot dogs.

  • Daniel Patrick Moynihan casts a contemptuous eye on President Clinton: The New York Democrat has stood by the president out of party loyalty and disdain for the impeachment process, but Moynihan calls Clinton's character bankrupt and his policy choices morally and intellectually cheap.

  • In Israel, strict Orthodox Jews disdain Reform and Conservative conversions as little more than circumcision for the men and immersion in a ritual bath for the women.

  • "Too often, my party has confused the need for limited government with a disdain for government itself," Bush said Tuesday.


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