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How to use fobbed in a sentence

Looking for sentences and phrases with the word fobbed? Here are some examples.

Sentence Examples
They should not be fobbed off with a diet of misleading statements and official denials.
Is God a fool, a simpleton who can be fobbed off with an empty formula of words?
After countless phone calls in which she said she was fobbed off with excuses, Mrs Carter was told it would be done by Friday.
Mark made many attempts to get medical help but his GP fobbed him off by saying that he had a trapped nerve, wind or a back problem!
He could have fobbed it off on the next parliament as so many of his predecessors had done.
Most people who collect art just want generic examples of an artist's work and get confused when non-typical examples are fobbed off on them by dealers and auction houses.
Social Services fobbed us off with excuses for eight months.
Unfortunately our authorities and political system are so wrapped up in institutionalised deceit that we just get fobbed of with any old tosh wrapped up as facts.
Not one to be fobbed off lightly, I demanded to speak to the manager.
They took direction from Laois County Council but we were fobbed off.
When I phoned up, I was fobbed off with a string of excuses.
Examples from Classical Literature
This embassy had been at first fobbed off, but finally the regalia were sent him in token of full recognition of his authority.
It was calm and hot, and seeing he would not be fobbed off, we started.
To be fobbed out of my rent and twenty-five dollars into the bargain!
We had looked to him for a noble raillery, a lofty and loyal disdain, and he had fobbed us off with friendly personalities not even in impeccable taste.
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