Example sentences for: decade

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

  • A decade ago, Paracelsus Health Corp. was forced to drop kickbacks for doctors who sent Medicare patients to its hospitals.

  • He comes across up close as the same solid guy Richard Ben Cramer found in his classic, What It Takes , the best campaign book of the decade.

  • Until recently, we were ignorant of the existence of proteins facilitating water movement [ 1, 2], although the existence of proteinaceous water channels in plants had been suggested long ago, and received strong experimental support a decade ago [ 3, 4].

  • American Cancer Society revenues have climbed almost 40 percent so far in this decade.

  • But there was an earlier sense in that, for as little time as a decade, it has been shown to have been used in Australia, still as a pejorative term but with much less definition, more as a label for someone who is in some way disruptive of social mores, a public nuisance whose field of activity was left open.


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