Example sentences for: disdain

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

  • avoidance, disdain, and pessimism as well as inadequate time, insufficient education, and lack of resources as barriers.

  • Most responses could be divided into two kinds of contempt: some target snobs who disdain the rabble (the reluctant dentist, the smarmy candidate), others target slobs who are the rabble (passengers in coach, customers at Kmart).

  • The paper is struck by how far Gates' behavior is from "the usual cautious demeanor of business leaders visiting Washington," and finds him "roaring with indignation and disdain for those who question his business practices."

  • Though Costner's hymn to post-apocalyptic mail delivery was not nearly as bad a movie as everybody said, it did display a riotous disdain for common sense.

  • Morris admires Reagan's imagination and will; it's Reagan's intellect and cultural taste he cannot help but disdain.

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