Example sentences for: diverting

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

  • The plays share a certain puzzlelike quality; they are full of easy paradoxes and diverting logical conundrums.

  • The movie is diverting enough--it's good fun--but much of the genius is gone with the wind.

  • Some states have, says the paper, used the money to start new welfare services, but many others are diverting the money to education or tax relief, or just saving it.

  • In his characteristically diverting and obscurely erudite way, Pennington describes this discrepancy between public perception and magnitude of risk by referring to an article on railway accidents published in 1859 by one Dionysius Lardner.

  • Turan in the Los Angeles Times is captivated: Besides being "smartly written" and "directed with a lively intelligence," the film "has several surprises in its repertoire, and most--but not all--of them make this a most pleasant and diverting venture," he says.


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