Example sentences for: dismissing

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

  • Even such a staunch supporter as William F. Buckley Jr. squirmed in embarrassment as he defended his hero Nixon, calling him "paranoid" and dismissing his anti-Semitism as "all foam, no teeth," pointing out that Jews like Henry Kissinger, William Safire, and Herb Stein continued to support him although it was "unlikely" that they were "unaware" of his anti-Semitic tendencies.

  • Ballmer played into this critique in Thursday's press conference, calling the notion of breaking up Microsoft "reckless and irresponsible" and dismissing speculation about such a plan as "ludicrous."

  • '" Many commentators in Slate 's "Fray" echo this view, dismissing the whole controversy as a phony media game of "gotcha."

  • In dismissing bogus concerns about the national debt, I do not mean to dismiss legitimate concerns about government spending.

  • During the past several months, Bradley has remained Buddha-like on his mountaintop, dismissing Gore's attacks as politics-as-usual, but not criticizing his opponent directly or even answering most of his complaints.


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