Example sentences for: incumbent

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

  • It said the Italian-born widow of assassinated former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi now faces challenges to her authority following the comfortable general election victory of incumbent Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and his National Democratic Alliance.

  • It is incumbent upon boards to establish processes that are appropriate and effective to restore investor confidence rather than relying on a checklist approach to corporate governance.

  • Party regulars worry that the same thing may happen again--Dornan will win the nomination and lose to the incumbent Democrat, Loretta Sanchez, in November.

  • And the headline over the Washington Post lead credits the Democrats with scoring significant upsets-- the Post , like everybody else, stressing the defeat of GOP incumbent senators Alfonse D'Amato of New York and Lauch Faircloth of North Carolina.

  • Based on comments which contend that making 350 megahertz (as proposed) available would interfere with the interests of incumbent or future operations such as mobile satellite service and amateur radio parties, the FCC concludes that 300 megahertz is appropriate for the U-NII devices to operate.


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