Example sentences for: dismissal

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

  • One True Thing doesn't employ fantasy (at least not overtly) but tries to stir similar regrets about the feminist dismissal of housewives: You moved to New York and the heartless magazine world, you dressed in black, you rejected Mom.

  • The press has been through an orgy of breast-beating over its dismissal of Jones in 1994.

  • The judge's dismissal of that contention, writes USAT , may set the stage for Starr to force Lewinsky to "appear" before a federal grand jury.

  • The Supreme Court turned down an appeal of a lower court's dismissal of a lawsuit challenging Oregon's law, making that state the first in the country where doctor-assisted suicide is legal.

  • "But does he pause to consider what effect such a dismissal of Britain will have, what outmoded stereotypes of a crabbed, cobwebbed, and unenterprising nation his words will perpetuate?"

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