Example sentences for: inadvertently

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

  • As another former reporter, I was surprised to read from one of your correspondents [Martin Wald, XXI,3] that The Associated Press Stylebook advised reporters to Use innocent , in describing a defendant's plea or a jury's verdict, to guard against the word not being dropped inadvertently from Not Guilty.

  • It seems to us that when proponents grandly describe EBM as a paradigm shift, they not only make a philosophical mistake, but they inadvertently have an unfortunate effect on the debate about the first order questions, for talk of paradigm shifts unduly polarizes the debate about the value of EBM.

  • Democrats say Republicans who accuse Clinton of wagging the dog are inadvertently aiding and comforting the enemy.

  • Despite two dazzling leading ladies (Nicole Kidman and Sandra Bullock), the film is said to be unsexy; and though a comedy about three sisters cursed with witchcraft who inadvertently kill their boyfriends, it is also said to be unfunny.

  • At the same time I thought it advisable, in my note under the same heading ( Cantabrigia ), to point out to him that he had, no doubt inadvertently, been poaching on my preserves, and I took advantage of the opportunity and filled up the lacunae in the steps of the derivation which, from want of evidence, had been left in my first note.

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