Example sentences for: overwhelmingly

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

  • In Eckler's paper on Single-Letter Surnames we learn that all letters exist as a surname (and are overwhelmingly likely to be held by people of Oriental ancestry, p. 264), and only Q is missing.

  • And that was after the bill passed overwhelmingly.

  • The punditocracy splits over the political and substantive fallout, if you will, of the Comprehensive [Nuclear] Test Ban Treaty--which the Senate overwhelmingly defeated last week after President Clinton had begged the GOP to delay the vote.

  • When USA Today polls show that The People overwhelmingly prefer a flagrantly insincere model (Elizabeth Hurley) to the sweet and awkward UPS girl (Elfman) with whom Ed has found love, you have to ask: Are The People supposed to be shallow boobs?

  • Lately, directors have been overwhelmingly selling their own companies' shares.

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