Short-shrift sentence example
- A Chinese attempt to enter the US energy sector was given very short shrift by the US Congress only a couple of months ago.
- Such thieves as refused to work with him received short shrift.
- Thus the " lazy yawning drone," as Shakespeare puts it, has a short shrift when his usefulness to the community is ended.
- However, they received short shrift from the House of Lords.
- Cambridge made short shrift of them on the outside of bends.Advertisement
- But why do the tenors always get such short shrift?
- But in the case of Early Christian sarcophagi the iconographic connections of portraits to either visual context or survivors receive short shrift.
- This has been given short shrift by both politicians and IT experts.