Example sentences for: dispelled

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

  • If there was any doubt that sugar was king in those days, the Treaty of Paris (1763) dispelled it: France elected to take back her little West Indian islands and leave the “few snowy acres” of Canada to the British.

  • Any world-weary thoughts inspired by the old cynic’s portrait and bust are quickly dispelled by the original of Verrocchio’s cherub cuddling a dolphin like a baby doll.

  • Any doubts that Vance actually thinks along these lines are dispelled by a revealing footnote to the word murst in Chapter 16 of the last book in his Demon Prince series: The meaning of this word, like others in The Book of Dreams [the villain's childhood notebook can only be conjectured.

  • Professor Eugene Volokh may have created more confusion than he dispelled in SLATE ("Speech and Spillover").

  • With these `myths' of experimental evidence dispelled, or at least severely questioned, it is not surprising that clinical trials have failed to demonstrate a beneficial effect from dopamine infusion in the setting of treatment or prevention of ATN [ 57, 58].


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