Example sentences for: impolitic

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

  • George McGovern was so impolitic he favored school busing even though 52 percent of blacks opposed it.

  • Anyhow, I have an impolitic question: Have any of the big disasters we've been serially warned about for the last 20 years (multiple hurricanes, one or two comets, mobs of starving children post-welfare-reform, etc.) actually occurred in New York?

  • Magnet's view is probably impolitic (though maybe less so than Wolf and Press think).

  • Other big factors: the tobacco lobby's impolitic attempt to slip a $50 billion rebate into the budget bill, and the widespread belief that if the companies are willing to pay $368 billion, they must be able to afford more.

  • And I guess what I mean by a revival of liberalism is more the inevitably silly-looking but ultimately more-good-than-bad kind of guilty, upper-middle-class and rich-person liberalism that makes excess impolitic and unstylish, the way it was before 1982, and increases the (individual) American impulse toward philanthropy and generosity.

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