Example sentences for: orthodoxy

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

  • But inevitably there are those who follow the letter of the innovator's ideas but misunderstand their spirit, who are more dogmatic in their radicalism than the orthodox were in their orthodoxy.

  • They are usually even more anti-intellectual in their insistence that the black experience must have an orthodoxy and that all intellectual matters must be subordinate to social do-goodism and political protest--the more shrill and demagogic, the more heroic.

  • But orthodoxy continues to prevail against the logic of economic analysis.

  • But as the public places its faith less in orthodoxy and more in the marketplace of ideas, creationists are developing a hardier strain of populism that appeals to progressive concepts such as "questions," "skepticism," and "investigation."

  • When he attempts to lampoon what he sees as a silly orthodoxy, he often just gets it wrong.


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