Example sentences for: disgraceful

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

  • That's disgraceful.

  • ... [A]s Judges shelter their knavery by precedents, so do scholars their ignorance by authority: and when they cannot reason, it is safer and less disgraceful to repeat that nonsense at second hand, which they would be ashamed to give originally as their own.

  • Several Democratic senators, assisted by the media, depicted the House prosecutors' failure to win a majority vote in the Senate as a disgraceful setback for the GOP.

  • Joseph Lieberman of President Clinton's conduct in the Monica Lewinsky scandal as "immoral and disgraceful."

  • In an editorial, the Daily Telegraph of London condemned as "disgraceful" the treatment meted out by the British police to Wei Jingsheng, China's leading democratic dissident and a former nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize.


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