Example sentences for: dismiss

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

  • Reviewers dismiss the midseason replacement sitcoms as derivative of Friends and not at all funny.

  • (Benedict Nightingale, the London Times ). However, some critics dismiss the project as a corny, nostalgia-heavy tourist trap, "an Elizabethan theme park" (Roy Hattersley, the Guardian ). (Click here for the Globe's site.)

  • What's more, there is a dimension of self-conscious theatricality to Buchanan's performances that makes his views easier to dismiss.

  • A story argues that pain is all in the mind and that we should treat, not dismiss, patients with unexplained chronic ailments.

  • But the WP disagrees: "Aides said the president's aim was to avoid a lecture about human rights--which he felt the Chinese would dismiss as hectoring by an outsider."


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