Detractors sentence example

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  • His detractors were noisy and scurrilous.

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  • Detractors of the school ranking system believe that students are no longer learning at a normal pace and enjoying their education.

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  • Like any other product, Mozilla Firefox has its defenders and detractors.

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  • To our detractors let us simply reiterate a number of factors.

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  • Even the band's detractors can't fight the Nirvana love.

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  • His independence (which his detractors attributed in some degree to his alleged susceptibility to Tory compliments) brought him into collision both with the Liberal caucus and with the party organization in Newcastle itself, but Cowen's personal popularity and his remarkable powers as an orator triumphed in his own birthplace, and he was again elected in 1885 in spite of Liberal opposition.

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  • Even the detractors who defend her conduct on the plea that she was a dastard and a dupe are compelled in the same breath to retract this implied reproach, and to admit, with illogical acclamation and incongruous applause, that the world never saw more splendid courage at the service of more brilliant intelligence, that a braver if not "a rarer spirit never did steer humanity."

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  • Detractors, however, point out that the waste left behind when the uranium is finished splitting may be poisonous to the environment, and to those who come in contact with it.

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  • Researchers studying this remedy provide tantalizing evidence that Bach essences work beyond the placebo effect, as many detractors claim.

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  • Despite the negative press and personal difficulties, Charlie Sheen continues to generate news for fans and detractors alike.

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  • Some detractors of high quality pet food mistakenly point out that it's the quality of the food that makes dogs gain weight.

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  • New advances in game technology have made games more immersive and interactive and some video game detractors point to these developments as added reasons that the games have a negative impact on children.

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  • Every celebrity relationship, article of clothing, and piece of jewelry has both admirers and detractors, and Katie Holmes' engagement ring is no exception.

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  • Detractors of the study pointed out that the study involved only 12 children, all of whom had preexisting gastrointestinal problems before receiving the MMR vaccine.

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  • Wakefield's detractors also accused him of inaccurate data collection and questionable ethical practices during the study.

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  • Detractors often criticize the event for its partial nudity and possibly pornographic undertones.

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  • The show is not without its detractors - it has been a lightening rod for criticism - but it has also been a ratings winner for the network.

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  • Even Sagan's detractors agree that he was a true visionary for science and for the field of astronomy.

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  • The significance of Parkman's work consists partly in the success with which he has depicted the North-American Indians, those belated children of the Stone Age, who have been so persistently misunderstood alike by romancers, such as Cooper, and by detractors like Dr Palfrey.

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  • He withdrew the annual allowance, and Burke set to work to win for himself by indefatigable industry and capability in the public interest that position of power or pre-eminence which his detractors acquired either by accident of birth and connexions or else by the.

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  • The report of the Commons committee (July 18 9 7) definitely acquitted both Mr Chamberlain and the colonial office of any privity in the Jameson Raid, but Mr Chamberlain's detractors continued to assert the contrary.

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  • But, like the headphones, the iPod nano dock has its detractors.

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  • It is impossible to ascertain who these detractors were - possibly British fellow-workers in Ireland.

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