Example sentences for: dislocation

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

  • Her monologue has some funny, dislocating observations: the unsophisticated ways of her folks juxtaposed against her newly acquired yuppie tastes, her need to sneak around like a teen-ager when a boyfriend comes to stay and, especially, her dislocation when, after taking her brother to the hospital for chemotherapy, she finds herself suddenly playing his part, as if, she says, she's at a square dance.

  • Bilateral lens dislocation was confirmed at age 3 yr.

  • Working from some of the same impulses as Ramis and company, creator David Chase has fashioned an elegy to a vanishing world of "family-oriented" crime--and an exploration of the dislocation that its passing evokes in sometime boss Tony Soprano (James Gandolfini).

  • It is this third phase that leads to the biggest dislocation in the show, since visitors see the "abstract" paintings of the Céret period last, though they were among the earliest Soutine painted.

  • But then there are instances where the degree of dislocation is unclear.

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