Example sentences for: spraying

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

  • Coloring books distributed to the children of farm workers in Weld County warn youngsters to run when they see crop-dusters spraying 'pesticidas.

  • The farm workers said they knew they had breathed poison moments after a crop-duster buzzed nearby, spraying a field of sweet corn with pesticides to kill mites and worms.

  • So if that wasn't enough to put a damper on anyone's mood, some radio reporters decided it was a good time to let us now that after all the spraying of mosquitoes (the stuff seems to kill butterflies and other birds and also adversely affect humans with asthma), we could have the same outbreak of Nile fever encephalitis next spring.

  • For example, in a study of the household transmission of Chagas disease in northwest Argentina, Cohen and Gürtler (2001) wanted to know—since dogs are a reservoir of infection—what would happen if dogs were removed from bedroom areas, without spraying households with insecticides against the insect that transmits infection.

  • Like many other global disease experts who witnessed dramatic reductions in malaria prevalence as a result of DDT spraying during the late 1950s [2], Stoll did not anticipate malaria's imminent re-emergence in India.


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