Example sentences for: patriots

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

  • The house where he died in 1882 (his tomb is nearby) is now a museum, practically a sanctuary, where devout patriots refer to him not by name, but as l’Eroe, “the Hero. ”

  • The fighters of the underground Resistance movement were heroic, but they were a tiny minority, a few of them conservative patriots like de Gaulle, most of them socialists and communists, and also a handful of refugees from Eastern Europe.

  • As the national capital, Ottawa is the inevitable butt of jokes against its federal government bureaucracy, but patriots revere its parliament and museums preserving Canada’s cultural treasures.

  • The heroes are Coach Bill Parcells, who lifted the team from 1-15 record two years ago to 12-4 this year (beating his former team, the New England Patriots, twice this year), and quarterback Vinny Testaverde, who staged one of football's greatest individual comebacks by winning 12 of 13 games he started, passing for a Jets-record 29 touchdowns and leading the conference in passing.

  • I put $75 on the New England Patriots as a 2.5-point underdog and $50 on a Boston Red Sox playoff game against the Cleveland Indians.

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