Asperity in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Asperity

manner or tone of voice

Examples of Asperity in a sentence

When I was a teenager, my father used asperity when he spoke with all my dates in hopes of scaring them away.  πŸ”Š

The police officer’s dislike of me was obvious from the asperity with which he demanded my driver’s license.  πŸ”Š

Although Jim agreed with the critic’s review of the restaurant, he did not like the asperity the reviewer used when ridiculing the chef.  πŸ”Š

Sophia’s rudeness was apparent when she responded to the constructive criticism with asperity.  πŸ”Š

Whenever the principal talks to me it is with an abrupt asperity that makes me wonder if she even likes children.  πŸ”Š

My mother spoke to me with asperity when I failed all of my classes.  πŸ”Š

Because the teacher was mad, she addressed the students with asperity as she gave them detention slips.  πŸ”Š

During the police interview, the defiant teenager hid his fears behind a wall of asperity.  πŸ”Š

The dog started to cower as soon as it heard the asperity in its owner’s voice.  πŸ”Š

When questioned about his marital separation, the unhappy celebrity responded with asperity.  πŸ”Š

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