How to use Dismally in a sentence
The disadvantage of the possession of too strait a conscience in politics was never more dismally illustrated.
We failed dismally to make it on the DVD by not gushing suitably.
It 's hardly anyone 's idea of enhancement, and Gomes calls it " dismally inferior ", and has a lovely simile.
There was a regretful accent in the creature's voice, and at the words all the other dragonettes sighed dismally.
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Wagner's choice of subjects had from the outset shown an imagination far above that of any earlier librettist; yet he had begun with stories which could attract ordinary minds, as he dismally realized when the libretto of Der fliegende Hollander so pleased the Parisian wire-pullers that it was promptly set to music by one of their friends.