Example sentences for: patriarchs

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

  • Party patriarchs fret that Republicans will bury Democratic candidates under an avalanche of expensive TV ads.

  • So long as the pet's patriarchs at the Times continue to give her unlimited freedom to write exactly what they like to hear, she is sitting pretty--though not, perhaps, in an ideal position to judge anyone else anywhere.

  • No, hold on, this is a three-hour movie: Two patriarchs are dying.

  • Not a whodunnit at all, it's more like a postmodern western, the parable of an unruly patriarch driven to madness by a long line of unruly patriarchs before him; an impotent vigilante in search of something--anything--to shoot.

  • Jésus Gutiérrez Rebollo, on charges of dealing with narcotics kingpins, and 2) new testimony, from the longtime secretary to one of Mexico's patriarchs, of narcotics dealings involving high-level politicians.


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