Example sentences for: indignity

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

  • Her fictional heroines can name every indignity they've been subjected to since birth, and because they are usually bright young women from troubled families in poor island backwaters such as Antigua or Dominica, their list of injuries is long.

  • Part of the indignity of negotiation is the implication that during the bargaining NATO will offer more and more concessions.

  • In the clip available at right, she faces the daily indignity of the school bus.

  • In foreign affairs, after he had crushed the Duke of Milan’s army at Marignano and formed a showy alliance with Henry VIII of England, François I’s European ambitions were halted by the German Emperor Charles V. François even suffered the indignity of a year’s imprisonment in Madrid, following a resounding defeat at Pavia in 1525.

  • And so we were back to square one and one of the more colorful words in Australian English had to suffer the indignity of having an uncertain origin.


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