Example sentences for: disheveled

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

  • (Hillary Rodham Clinton emerges from under the covers, happily disheveled.)

  • The true wealth of the Archbishopric of Braga, though, can be glimpsed in the cathedral’s stunning but somewhat disheveled Museu de Arte Sacra (Museum of Religious Art), crammed with gold and silver pieces, including the cross that Cabral took on his pioneering voyage to Brazil in 1500, polychromatic figures, and azulejos.

  • The paper effortlessly ticks off several of the scandal's other new poontangents: a federal judge's denial of Clinton's request for a speed-up of the Paula Jones case, another federal judge's allowing Kenneth Starr to get his hands on a sealed deposition made by the allegedly lipstick-smeared and disheveled Oval Office visitor Kathleen Willey, and the turn-over to Starr of boxes of Jones case materials about yet other women thought linked to Clinton.

  • An art whose expressive conventions can survive a century of alien occupation must be as flexible and deeply rooted as Ni's disheveled trees.

  • A disheveled dandy, his two daughters, and his dog, all facing in different directions and wedged into one corner of a picture, while the broad expanse of the Place de la Concorde takes up the remaining space.


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