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How to use belies in a sentence
The result is an industry whose products and working conditions belie the industry rhetoric about changing the world for the better.
Her optimistic assessment is belied, however, by recent reports of investors and multinational companies decamping for Singapore, and of wealthy individuals moving gold out of Hong Kong.Is Hong Kong still a bridge between East and West? HKEX chair Cha describes ‘a ‘difficult situation’ | Jeff | September 30, 2020 | Fortune
This ability comes so naturally to us it belies the complexity of the brain’s data-crunching processes under the hood.How a Memory Quirk of the Human Brain Can Galvanize AI | Shelly Fan | September 28, 2020 | Singularity Hub
That message, though, belies a major influx of institutional support as Boerner Horvath’s colleagues and the Democratic Party have bolstered her campaign with tens of thousands of dollars in donations.Sacramento Report: The Debate Over SB 145 Sure Escalated Quickly | Voice of San Diego | September 18, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
Carolina’s consistent predilection for offensive rebounding and 2-pointers also belie a sport-wide trend away from both those strategies.Happy Birthday To Roy Williams, The Coach Who Never Changes | Santul Nerkar | July 31, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
The story is simple and one that belies the intensity of the conflict.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley | Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman | November 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
And it belies the idea of the writer as a placeless member of the Society of the Imagination.
However, an insidious form of segregation, happening within the educational system, belies this simplistic view.
Plus, the melodrama belies the heavy moralizing that guides each Madea film.
But the message belies the squalid reality of Sri Lanka under his rule.
A more intimate acquaintance with their manner belies this reputation.American Sketches | Charles Whibley
Meaning that although a person takes plenty of food and nourishment, his appearance belies it.The Proverbs of Scotland | Alexander Hislop
But science says that no man is really dead who still retains his consciousness, by which statement science belies its name.Beyond | Henry Seward Hubbard
But there are many whom a suspicion of the dilettante in such an exterior belies, and Narcissus was one of them.The Book-Bills of Narcissus | Le Gallienne, Richard
The man whose outer life belies the inner is an enforced suicide.The Kempton-Wace Letters | Jack London
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