Example sentences for: dedications

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

  • But such acknowledgments do not qualify as dedications in the sense generally understood and in the book at hand in particular.

  • The reviewer quotes five dedications (misquoting one) and merely says they seem to him “neither funny nor clever.”

  • There are some interesting older dedications, like Machiavelli's 32-line toadying exordium to Lorenzo the Magnificent in The Prince . (In Italian it probably ran longer.)

  • The review of my Bloomsbury Dictionary of Dedications [XVII,4] made no mention of the fact that the quoted dedications are glossed or explicated.

  • There are those who collect all sorts of collectables, including, apparently, dedications.

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