Example sentences for: dissenters

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

  • Dissenters find the novel's transgressive bent a touch stale, but the pack praises it.

  • In Gates' essay, those who would favor a stand of principle over the ties of blut and boden (or even business)--whistle-blowers, antiwar dissenters, anyone who says "I often place my duty to society above my duty to my company"--are characterized as "William Godwin types all, letting their own dear mothers burn to a crisp with nary a second thought while they grandly escort some silk-bedizened cleric to safety."

  • Dissenters say the movie retains Grisham's shallow moralizing and is unworthy of Coppola's talents.

  • Dissenters include Amy Gamerman of the Wall Street Journal , who says it's dated ("Salesman is showing its age") and Slate 's Jacob Weisberg, who praises this production but calls the play itself "unrelieved and unchallenging."

  • Dissenters call the film "snappy and ingratiating" ( Slate 's David Edelstein) and "completely enjoyable and, at its climactic moments, thrilling" ( New York magazine's David Denby).

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