Example sentences for: disdain

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

  • Tuesday, speaking in New York about education reform, Bush spanked his party again, this time for projecting pessimism, indifference, and "disdain for government."

  • 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).

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

  • Even if his private life were relevant, once again Jones' unrelieved disdain for his subject obscures any possible connections.

  • Some of Posner's greatest intellectual disdain is reserved for the "internationalists, multiculturalists, environmentalists, [and] sometimes vegetarians" on the academic left.

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