Example sentences for: jay

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

  • Book -- Model Behavior , by Jay McInerney;

  • But while Muhlenberg's voting record in the Third Congress did not seem to annoy his German American constituents, they did react quite strongly when, as Speaker of the Fourth Congress, he stepped down and cast the deciding negative vote against the Jay Treaty.

  • This is low-tech inventiveness at its best" (Desson Howe, the Washington Post ). BWP is "the new face of movie horror" (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone ), and it ends with "as heart-stopping a climax as any the genre has seen in years" (Jay Carr, the Boston Globe ). The Los Angeles Times ' Kevin Thomas demurs, knocking it as "a clever, entertaining stunt, no more, no less," but Joe Morgenstern (the Wall Street Journal ) advises, "Don't see this ingenious first feature if you believe in ghosts."

  • Idealism sweet as ether boils off the pages of the book that we've been assigned to read and discuss this week, Jay Rosen's history of and argument for "public journalism," What Are Journalists For?

  • "This was Golden Age stuff--a reminder that not all greatness lies in the past, that not all the best performances are contained on crackly old recordings adorned with sepia photographs," says the Weekly Standard 's Jay Nordlinger.


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