Example sentences for: dismaying

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

  • But Thursday's news on the inflation front was already dismaying.

  • There are many essays about how much he missed my mom when she died, about how much he loved the sights of Washington, about how dismaying it was that there was still so much confusion about basic issues in economics.

  • It was a pretty dismaying experience, straight out of Les Misérables : the tattered crowd, the forest of groping hands, the healthy-looking young guys who conned their way to seconds or thirds while the quiet or confused went home empty-handed.

  • But the company's proposed restructuring plan is nonetheless dismaying.

  • Such a message is particularly dismaying when one is able to fill in only one or two words after an hour.

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