Example sentences for: jeers

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

  • Vikings quarterback Randall Cunningham, who had worked as a stonecutter last year after falling out of football, answered the Giants fans' jeers with a 30-yard touchdown pass.

  • After initial jeers, critics extend a warmer welcome to Martin Amis' detective novel, Night Train . "The novel draws its energies from the linguistic pyrotechnics of Nabokov and the human immensities of Bellow," says John Lanchester in The New Yorker , where Amis is regularly published.

  • The mayor himself sees the jeers not as political protest but as psychological distress.

  • The memoir of this former ally of the Black Panthers turned scourge of the New Left draws cheers and jeers from predictable quarters.

  • Spin Doctor, Heal Thyself: On Meet the Press (NBC), one former Bush aide jeers that "[Clinton is] trying to do a job in Israel--too bad his wife doesn't agree with him."

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