Example sentences for: defectors

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

  • A vote to delay needs only a simple majority, so Clinton and Democratic senators are looking for six Republican defectors.

  • The Post advances a plausible answer: unlike the Yankees, the Orioles don't suit up any Cuban defectors.

  • The defectors' spin: "Sorry, very sorry.

  • (Elsewhere an "Air Force 'ratpack' commando"--an impressive but unexplained label--is quoted as saying, "I believed that these were American defectors."

  • Lawyers at Seattle's Perkins Coie represented two Cold War-era defectors who claim the CIA didn't keep promises of financial support.

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