pyrrhic in a sentence

Example sentences for pyrrhic

In due time, the victories of nationalists may prove of pyrrhic type: their ethnically pure fiefdoms dying out slowly.
And often, the costs of defense can be high and the legal victories can be pyrrhic.
The greens' victory is already looking rather pyrrhic, however.
And let's not forgot its string of pyrrhic victories.

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