Example sentences for: starkly

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

  • Critics see this biopic about Robert E. Howard, the author of the Conan the Barbarian stories, as an occasion to wax confessional, particularly on the subject of the writing life: "It's rare to see the basic conditions of a writer's existence--the solitude, the panic, the neediness, the unhealthy self-absorption--portrayed so starkly," says The New Yorker 's Terrence Rafferty.

  • In some cases, senior management's interest had been generated by an incident that starkly illustrated the organization's information security vulnerabilities, even though no damage may have actually occurred.

  • The New York Times sees things a little more starkly, saying that the public disagreement "appeared to broaden the gulf between the two powers on human rights."

  • Set on a promontory where the Yangzi and Jialing rivers converge, this starkly industrial city of smokestacks is crucial to transportation and commerce in southwest China.

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