Example sentences for: imprisoned

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

  • But my point was I don't believe people who say most countries could--because they wouldn't prefer to be arrested, imprisoned, tried, or sentenced in most countries.

  • In exchange for Jordan's return of the captured Mossad assassins, Israel released Hamas' spiritual leader, Sheik Ahmed Yessin , who had been imprisoned in Israel since 1989.

  • The NYT reports that President Clinton's offer of clemency to imprisoned Puerto Rican nationalists was unanimously opposed by a range of Federal law-enforcement agencies, including the FBI and the Bureau of Prisons.

  • Mao’s widow, the one-time film actress Jiangqing, and her close associates (the so-called Gang of Four) were arrested, tried, and imprisoned for encouraging the excesses of the Cultural Revolution.

  • The top issues are Bill Clinton's grant of clemency for imprisoned Puerto Rican nationalists and Bill Bradley's official announcement of his presidential candidacy.


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