Example sentences for: outburst

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

  • It was the primal scene of maternal betrayal, the older woman eliciting the confession all too easily from the younger one and then using it to make her the laughingstock of the nation: Walters asks Lewinsky to imagine hypothetical children; Lewinsky tells them that "Mommy made a big mistake"; Walters concludes with a stunning outburst of moral hypocrisy, "And that is the understatement of the year."

  • Marine court decision provoked an outburst of anti-American comment in the Italian press that is without parallel in recent years.

  • I don't know what provoked Samuelson's outburst.

  • The paper sees a further ominous sign in Thursday's new outburst of Iraqi defiance--a call by the highest levels of the Iraqi government for the immediate lifting of all embargoes.

  • Did you feel, at the time, like the movies had more in common than just sharing in a sudden outburst of creativity?

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