Example sentences for: outburst

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

  • Cuomo's motive, Dick Morris suggests in a recent column, was not so much to embarrass Giuliani on the homeless issue as to bait him into an angry outburst.

  • It might be, however, that his contempt is too much on the surface, so that his bitterly conclusive outburst to his daughter on a mountaintop in Switzerland feels less than earthshaking.

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

  • 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."

  • The latest outburst of Continental condescension comes, sad to say, from an American, albeit one who spends a great deal of time in Paris.


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