Contretemps in a Sentence  ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Contretemps

an ill-timed or humiliating incident

Examples of Contretemps in a sentence

Falling in the school cafeteria was a contretemps the shy girl would never forget.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Because I suffer from severe anxiety, I view every mistake I make as a life-ending contretemps.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The illegal border crossing is a contretemps that could stall the signing of the peace treaty.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Since Officer Smith often brags about his alertness, he knows his fellow officers wonโ€™t let him forget the contretemps of having his police car stolen.  ๐Ÿ”Š

A malfunctioning stove was a contretemps the chef didnโ€™t need right before the dinner rush.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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