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I am all for criticizing the press, and demanding that we get more depth to a story than a sensationalistic headline.

They posted sensationalistic stories online, with headlines like “Brainy Ex-Model Suing Google.”

They were sensationalistic and vulgar toward DSK, and they were sensationalistic and vulgar toward Anthony Weiner.

What seems surprising to me is not her fame but the sensationalistic aspect of it.

It tends to put the same emphasis upon the external and sensationalistic aspects of human experience.

Even the extreme sensationalistic theory of knowledge which was current derived itself from this conception.

There are at least three serious defects of sensationalistic empiricism as an educational philosophy of knowledge.

(c) A thoroughly false psychology of mental development underlay sensationalistic empiricism.


On this page you'll find 51 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sensationalistic, such as: amazing, astounding, breathtaking, dramatic, electrifying, and exciting.

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