Example sentences for: dismissive

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

  • Dismissive scientists are already referring to the new company--called I-Campus--as "MSMIT."

  • But his explanation of where that power came from is at odds, as you note, with his dismissive view of Reagan's own personality and intelligence.

  • The general tone of Cramer's piece is dismissive of financial journalists (or at least those who would criticize him) as know-nothings or, worse, conspirers with the dark forces of the finance industry.

  • On the whole, despite the preliminary screening that callers are subjected to, mainly in order to eliminate cranks, drunks, and undesirables, those who do get through rarely have anything of moment to contribute, the presenters are notably unsympathetic in eliciting a fair exposure of their comments, and the listener is (too) often left with the feeling that the presenter has been too dismissive.

  • Dominated by their overbearing literary mother and ignored by their dismissive multimillionaire father, these virtual orphans are raised by governesses and servants.


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