Example sentences for: orthodoxy

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

  • , moderate) Republicanism was the prevailing conservative orthodoxy.

  • By 600 b.c. , the Indo-Aryans had formed monarchies in the Ganga plain, surrounded by smaller tribes resisting the Brahmanic orthodoxy and its authoritarianism.

  • The trouble was that while "heroic rebel defies orthodoxy" is a story so good that nobody even tries to check it out, "guy makes minor contribution to well-established field, proclaims himself its founder" is so boring as to be unpublishable.

  • 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."

  • Cybercritic Paulina Borsook has pointed out to me that technology enthusiasts like Kelly are prone to "Luke Skywalker fantasies," imagining themselves heroic rebels against the empire of orthodoxy.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...