Example sentences for: dismayed

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

  • The liberal spins: 1) We're dismayed by these school shootings.

  • As a prosecutor who uses testimony compelled by subpoena to investigate white-collar crime, I was dismayed to read Akhil Reed Amar's proposal, in "Right and Huang," to alter the meaning of immunity to allow for the fruits of immunized testimony to be used against a criminal defendant.

  • Many are dismayed at Kasdan's inability to match his acclaimed early efforts such as Body Heat , The Big Chill , and The Accidental Tourist . (Visit the official site to see stills and clips from the film.)

  • I was surprised and dismayed at the content of the lead article in VERBATIM, “The Germanization of American English” [XVI,4].

  • I am shocked and dismayed by the numerous leaks regarding Mrs. Currie's grand jury testimony."

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