Example sentences for: inflicted

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

  • The papers report inside that George Harrison will recover from his stab wounds and that the man who inflicted them was charged with attempted murder and scheduled for psychiatric evaluation.

  • Grover Norquist, who is the president of an anti-tax organization and an adviser to Newt Gingrich, compares the 1996 election to the Battle of the Bulge, in which Germany inflicted losses on the Allies, but weakened itself to a point where it could soon be defeated.

  • Punishment of children, the article recounts, "should be unpleasant, memorable, and inflicted at a time that is convenient for the parent."

  • Russia's biggest-circulation newspaper, Komsomolskaya Pravda, gave a horrific account of the experiments inflicted on Soviet cosmonauts in the 1960s.

  • The NYT off-lead covers a weekend meeting of moderate Republicans worrying about how to repair the image to their party that they say was inflicted by its prosecution of Clinton.


How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search

Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...
Quantcast