Example sentences for: agrarian

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

  • Directed in plain style by Jonathan Frakes (who also appears as the Enterprise's second-in-command, Riker), this is probably the closest the movies have come to a TV episode--one of the ones in which the Enterprise crew beams down to an idyllic agrarian planet where people knead dough and dress like Stevie Nicks and where the Captain falls in love with a headstrong woman and has impassioned debates about the Prime Directive before the phasers and the photon torpedos come out and things blow up real good.

  • "North Korea gives up its dreams of agrarian reform under collectivism; South Korea gives up a phantom economy built on cronyism and kickbacks; the International Monetary Fund just gives up."

  • Lately he's supported agrarian reform in Brazil, and last March he visited the Mexican jungle to express his solidarity with the Chiapas rebels.

  • He knows how to isolate cultural decision points--the moment, say, when the populist cause was lost and William Jennings Bryan became a fool--and how to pin down such phantom entities as social conformity between the wars and Southern agrarian idealism.

  • He's neither immune to the professor's charm nor untroubled by what the professor says about the Northern agenda: "a culture war in which Yankees imposed their imperialist and capitalist will on the agrarian South, just as they had done to the Irish and Scots."


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