Example sentences for: dismal

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

  • Sales of his new album are dismal, and reviewers complain that the music--five new songs and eight remixes of old ones--is pathetically recycled material.

  • The dismal spin: Bush looks less confident and more desperate for votes.

  • When Reagan entered the Oval Office, the landscape looked dismal, both at home and abroad.

  • But training programs have a dismal record.

  • Under threat of litigation, we have had to abandon the name "The Dismal Scientist" for Paul Krugman's economics column.

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