Example sentences for: pedophile

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

  • Dozens of states have enacted so-called Megan's Laws requiring that the public be notified when released sex offenders move in nearby, but people complain that it doesn't help much to know that your neighbor is a pedophile if you can't do anything about it.

  • American parents, who suspect all strangers, see a pedophile lurking under that bushy white beard.

  • Turturro is wasted as a bowler named Jesus, a convicted pedophile in Spandex.

  • It's no accident that Solondz's pedophile protagonist is a shrink and that the characters who get things off their chests go ahead and act on them anyway.

  • At the same time that the picture was winning an international critics' prize at the Cannes Film Festival (where it was shown outside the main competition), Universal, the studio that financed it (through its recently acquired "indie" wing, October), unloaded it in a panic--largely because its new owners, the Bronfmans of Seagram, feared being associated with a movie that featured a pedophile.

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