Example sentences for: dismiss

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

  • And don't dismiss the fact that the numbers are in your favor: Washington, D.C., has more women than men, for reasons unknown to Prudie.

  • However, it would be wrong to dismiss the long history of the region itself.

  • Critics dismiss the fourth installment in the Batman series as nonsensical kitsch, a "wild, campy costume party" (Janet Maslin, the New York Times ). Director Joel Schumacher ( A Time to Kill ), a former window dresser, leans heavily on high-concept get-ups (villainess Uma Thurman sports a suit made from 450 Santa Claus wigs) in the apparent hope of deflecting attention from a script that "has the eerie feeling of having no beginning, no middle and no end" (Kenneth Turan, the Los Angeles Times ). Still, his overwrought attempts to make the film fun--fast editing, crashingly loud sound effects--end up making it "a punishing ordeal" (Alex Ross, Slate).

  • The ex-Beatle's symphony gets a Carnegie Hall debut and tops Billboard 's classical chart, but critics dismiss it as embarrassingly amateurish.

  • We currently have no data to support or dismiss this possibility.


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