Example sentences for: dunning

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

  • Dunning [ 27] demonstrated that unreliable results can be obtained from parametric tests, such as Χ 2, particularly in such cases as lexical analysis.

  • To test the principle of which the endearingly clueless Wheeler's story is an extreme example, the study's authors, Justin Kruger and David Dunning of Cornell, took a bunch of Cornell students and had them perform four tasks and then estimate how well they'd done at each.

  • Donors are balking at perpetual political dunning.

  • Marts" whose name appears on dunning letters from American Express, above a signature that looks like it was drawn on an Etch-a-Sketch.

  • Kruger and Dunning's finding also calls to mind the quotation from Soren Kierkegaard's The Sickness Unto Death that serves as the epigraph to Walker Percy's novel The Moviegoer : "[T]he specific character of despair is precisely this: it is unaware of being despair."

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