Examples from the Web for sensational
This sensational third novel in her Neapolitan series is a reminder that she is one of the most talented writers working today.The Best Fiction of 2014: Ford, Ferrante, Klay, and More|William O’Connor|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sensational and often reckless reports in the press threaten the fairness of a trial.
Issy only appears in the Dr. Phil episodes in still photos and sensational videos.The Mommy Blogger Who Tried to Kill Her Autistic Daughter Talks to Dr. Phil|Elizabeth Picciuto|October 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The resulting affair mixed the doctrinal with the sensational: It was part Jonathan Edwards, part Nancy Grace.The Scopes Monkey Trial 2.0: It’s Not About the Stupid Science-Deniers|Michael Schulson|July 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The coverage was also more likely to detail the specific suicide method, and was classified as “sensational” or tabloid-like.
They then scored a sensational success in London in "Stop Flirting" (575 performances).The Art of Stage Dancing|Ned Wayburn
When the Assyrians were entering the city gates a sensational happening occurred.Myths of Babylonia and Assyria|Donald A. Mackenzie
But critics will never believe that anything highly romantic or sensational can happen really.The Heather-Moon|C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
This does not mean that sensational writing is vicious writing.The Fiction Factory|John Milton Edwards
The synthesis of life, should it ever occur, will not be the sensational discovery which we usually associate with the idea.The Mechanism of Life|Stphane Leduc
British Dictionary definitions for sensational
Word Origin and History for sensational
"of or pertaining to sensation or the senses," 1840; "aiming at violently excited effects," 1863, from sensation in its secondary sense. Related: Sensationalistic; sensationalistically.