Example sentences for: dissembling

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

  • What president or successful politician has never acted expediently by dissembling, dropping old friends, and compromising his ethics at various points?

  • Even if Clinton had done Jones no wrong, they say, his dissembling bespeaks a character unfit for his job.

  • A person who talks the talk and walks the walk is one who acts naturally and stylishly, whose words and behavior are of a piece; a person who talks the talk without walking the walk , therefore, is one who is dissembling, ineffectual, or insincere.

  • Similarly, unless you heard them spoken you might not recognize ajskrym, erebeta , and kontaklinser as, respectively, Polish for ice cream , Japanese for elevator , and Swedish for contact lenses . The champion of this dissembling process must surely be the Italian sciacchenze , which is simply a literal rendering of the English shake hands , although the Swahili word for a traffic island, kiplefti ( keep left ) runs it a close second.

  • But if Brock is dissembling about his memory of the $5,000, what else is he dissembling about? ....

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