Example sentences for: irreverence

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

  • He digs Van Morrison's music and Jack Nicholson's irreverence.

  • Rather than showing real concern for the impact of camera-toting hordes or knee-jerk irreverence, I think the books are dispensing garden-variety flattery, making you feel superior to the next guy on the museum ticket line.

  • Newsweek extols the "poetic" libretto by Wayne Koestenbaum, author of Jackie Under My Skin: Interpreting An Icon , as well as its "brilliantly eclectic score" and its general irreverence (Jackie is played by Nicole Heaston, who is short, stout, and African-American).

  • Tannen finds it particularly unseemly that reporters and independent counsels treat the nation's ultimate father figure with such irreverence.

  • Yet the qualities that make Dogma seem a work of irreverence are precisely those that make it so spiritually reanimating.

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