How to use On-the-receiving-end in a sentence
The Iraqi dictator has been on the receiving end of punitive sanctions for ten years now.
Racial minorities know only too well what it feels like to be on the receiving end of this unthinking prejudice.
Dan found himself on the receiving end of several scolding lectures; one concerned nurse advised him that he would have to start being more responsible now that he was getting married.
Being on the receiving end of the fist of Mike Tyson, the man was knocked to the ground and subsequently transported to a local hospital from which he was soon released.
Be warned, though; you may find yourself on the receiving end of a prank the following year on April 1.Advertisement
When you do so, the person on the receiving end will see your number as private, unavailable, or blocked.
When it comes to hairstyles, female celebrities are constantly on the receiving end of compliments and critiques galore.
If you're on the receiving end of this come-hither look, pat yourself on the back.
Relationship breakups can be difficult, whether you are the one who has ended the relationship or you are on the receiving end of a breakup speech.
You wouldn't want to be on the receiving end of a snapped band.Advertisement