Example sentences for: disembodied

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

  • But these photographs, seen against the backdrop of Avedon's protean career, seem strangely cold and disembodied.

  • In one, a group of placid girls jump rope while immediately behind them lie the severed heads of three men, horrified expressions on their faces, and pairs of disembodied hands (their own?

  • There's an eclectic, relentless rock 'n' roll score and a directorial cameo--this time Scorsese provides the disembodied voice of an ambulance dispatcher.

  • The language is simple and authentic; the witness carries a credibility that the anonymous, disembodied narrators of Dole's anti-Clinton jeremiads could never claim.

  • Oliver Wendell Holmes, stereoscope enthusiast, wrote of the experience that “the shutting out of surrounding objects, and the concentration of the whole attention, which is a consequence of this, produce a dreamlike exaltation…in which we seem to leave the body behind us and sail away into one strange scene after another, like disembodied spirits” (Holmes 1861).


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