Example sentences for: parting

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

  • The other warned against watching a parting guest out of sight: bad luick would ensue.

  • Shortly after he won the Pulitzer Prize for Parting the Waters (1988), which chronicled the first decade of the civil-rights movement, author Taylor Branch told a reporter that he would probably complete his second and final volume by the fall of 1990, "when the money runs out."

  • (The Star reports Sinatra essentially died in his sleep and had no parting words.)

  • The NYT notes the most idealistic one, that Yeltsin is intent on bequeathing to Russia, as his parting legacy, a government and president who are committed to completing the country's democratization.

  • One regrets the inevitable parting with words that have served us since Anglo-Saxon times and were here before King Alfred.

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