Example sentences for: peers

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

  • As was widely publicized, the Labor government earlier this month evicted 666 very Monty Python-ish hereditary peers ("Binkies") from the upper chamber, temporarily leaving 92 and otherwise putting the House of Lords in the hands of about 500 politically appointed life peers ("day boys"), whose title and membership dies with them.

  • The biggest strategic loss would be Mount Hermon, from which the Israeli military peers out over Syria.

  • Many young composers view musical modernism with distaste, much as Berio and Penderecki and their peers viewed late Romanticism in their day.

  • At 1950s-era "Pontius Pilate High" in Corpus Christi, Texas--the town where McNally grew up--Joshua is bullied into playing football and taunted by his peers as a "faggot."

  • Perhaps as a result of its success, though, "reality-based programming" is now being used as a label to cover shows that are, well, not real, like the huge hit game show Who Wants To Be a Millionaire and its recent successful competitor Greed . Millionaire has picked up where it left off this summer, dominating its time slot and actually casting a slight halo effect on its ABC peers, while Greed has been one of the only--OK, the only--bright spot in a disappointing fall season.


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