How do you use the word cynical in a sentence?
I am going to be really cynical here and say that I guess that you just copied this question from your homework, and are going to copy my answer as your answer without reading it or attempting to comprehend it.
I am very cynical when I hear politicians making promises.
The announcement of lower taxes was greeted with cynical skepticism.
A cynical man is the one least likely to be disappointed.
We were surprised by the cynical comments from the normally diplomatic official.
Her boyfriend's cheating left her very cynical about men.
Even the most cynical critics were uplifted by Sandra Bullock's last film.
St. Thomas was cynical about the resurrection until he touched Jesus's bloody wounds.
A glowing smile from the tiny child melted my cynical attitude in seconds.
He was an avid baseball fan until the steroids scandal left him cynical about the entire game.
Years of working with the poor may leave some feeling cynical, but for Mother Theresa, it only strengthened her faith.
The misanthrope was always cynical in his responses to the general public.
After a pep talk one day, and a lay off the next, the remaining staff was very cynical about the company's promises.
My coworkers are so cynical, all they do is complain about the boss.
The older I get, the more cynical I become.
The misanthrope was always cynical in his responses to the
I told him that my dog could find a fox, but he was too cynical to believe me. Many people become cynical after a life filled with disappointment. The cynical editor refused to publish my stories about everyday heroes. "Do not feign affection nor be cynical about love, for in the face of all aridity and disenchantment, it is as perennial as the grass." (Desiderata)
Cynical means distrusting, comtemptous or pessimistic about the motives of others. So a cynical sentence would for instance take someones good deeds and assume a selfish motive for them. For instance :- "Mother Theresa only did all that so she could become famous" "All politicians are only in it for the money"