Example sentences for: acronym

How can you use “acronym” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The NYT scrupulously corrects a prior misstatement of the words making up the acronym of the James Bond nemesis organization "SPECTRE."

  • GNU is a variation on the Unix operating system and the acronym GNU stands--disconcertingly--for " GNU's not Unix."

  • Each of these has to have a name with Capital Letters, and every capital letter has to be part of an acronym.

  • If the European Community has achieved nothing else it has produced one magnificent acronym: ESPRIT, the European Strategic Programme of Research in Information Technology.

  • Stasi is simply an acronym for the infamous communist secret police, successor to the Gestapo, a term well known on both sides of the Wall.

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