Example sentences for: inured

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

  • It is likely that one's taste deteriorates under the continuous barrage of vulgarity: many who today admire the dadaists, cubists, surrealists, hard-edge realists, nonobjective and abstract artists would have reviled them, along with a significant percentage of the population, had they been dalive when their paintings first appeared, just as staid, conservative critics condemned the impressionists and advocates of other nouvelles vagues . Is it that we gradually become accustomed to what we first perceive as trash--as vulgarity--and become inured to it, or that we come to understand and, if not enamored of it, at least tolerate it as a legitimate form of expression?

  • The featured attraction, inured to her own importance, reaches up from under her covers and drags Tallulah under the covers.

  • But Scots have long been inured to such slurs.

  • Walter, have you read and written so much about the Clinton-Giuliani matchup that you've become inured to its potential drama?

  • One or another of them might have stuck, but each one inured the public to the next.

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