Example sentences for: dismisses

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

  • Ellis' twist: He's a moderate who neither censures the author of the Declaration of Independence for his conflicted views on race nor dismisses his political beliefs as insincere.

  • I was hopeful when I read on Page 15 her complaint that "popular accounts of the male crisis and male confusions are almost unrelievedly ahistorical," but I was crestfallen some pages later, when she identifies some of the deep historical structures that might have allowed her to unravel her data, and then dismisses them as irrelevant:

  • Safire dismisses the exculpatory remarks by Hubbell concerning Hillary's innocence, etc. as what FBI parlance calls "tickling the wire"--producing self-serving statements because you know you are being overheard.

  • The more he equates his candidacy with goodness and enlightenment, and the more condescendingly he dismisses Gore ("Let me explain to you, Al, how the private sector works.

  • For his coup de grâce , Rall dismisses Spiegelman's entire future career: "Nothing on Art's résumé comes close to Maus in quality or concept.


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