Example sentences for: out-of-control

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

  • He's too important to be subject to the intrusive, out-of-control sex harassment inquiries that bedevil his subjects.

  • The two professors say the remedy for out-of-control commentators is a set of voluntary guidelines (outlined here ), which will "raise the professional quality of behavior" of legal commentators and the media outlets that broadcast them.

  • All that's missing is the steroids (out-of-control steroid use by the mob's young guns is what's killing the mafia as much as anything else).

  • When you consider that Japan is also the center of something called the Osaka Noise Scene, a sort of hardcore punk based solely on feedback and industrial sounds played at screeching, distorted levels, you get a situation where the tie-wearing salarymen (a great word) are listening to seven-second music on the platform and the punk kids are listening in bars to extended hour-long jams that sound exactly like a screeching, out-of-control train.

  • The first applications are likely to be in cancer (targeting out-of-control oncogenes) or viral infection (targeting viral genes).

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