Example sentences for: dissenters

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

  • Many predict stardom for Ricci ( The Addams Family and The Ice Storm ). Dissenters fault the film for turning sentimental at the end.

  • Reviewers say director Peter Weir's comedy about Orwellian mind control and entertainment-age pop culture "nails the Zeitgeist " (Jay Carr, the Boston Globe ). Dissenters declare The Truman Show overhyped considering its clunky plot and simple-minded message, which boils down to "[E]ither you are a grotesque victim of the moguls or an unmitigated rebel" (Edward Rothstein, the New York Times ). (Click here for the official site and here for David Edestein's review in Slate .)

  • Among the dissenters: Novak thinks cocaine use is "an irrelevant question in politics," and O'Beirne and Williams say it won't matter because Bush's lead is too strong.

  • In Milan, a front-page editorial in Corriere Della Sera titled "The Memory of Lady Diana in Ashes" sought to explain why "the river of tears has slowed down and the dissenters from the myth have become bolder and more numerous."

  • Dissenters gripe about hackneyed dialogue, stock characters, and too much melodrama.

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