Example sentences for: dismisses

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

  • "For instance," said Cohen, holding up the current issue of Fortune magazine turned to an article by columnist Stanley Bing, "he humorously dismisses the typical New Year's resolutions, then pledges to 'make a lot of money.

  • Now, he dismisses the same work, saying it "didn't tell me anything that I didn't already know."

  • Darnell cares solely about ratings and dismisses charges of social irresponsibility.

  • Robert W. Burchfield, the longtime editor of the Oxford English Dictionary , treats the phrase with magisterial derision in The New Fowler's Modern English Usage (1996)--he dismisses it as "one of the ignoble clichés introduced into the language in the 20c.

  • Clinton's new plan in effect dismisses the food-stamp stigma as an archaic relic.


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