Example sentences for: abilene

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

  • No sooner have we assumed that W9's macrostructure of “Almost 160,000 entries” means vocabulary entries , than we must face the possibility that it includes such other dictionary entries as Harvard U., McGill U ., and Abilene Christian U . Have they been counted in?

  • He sobbed when he paid a recent visit to Ike's boyhood home in Abilene, Kan.; when he retired from the Senate earlier this summer; when he visited his hometown of Russell, Kan., in March; when he helped plant Nixon in Whittier in 1994; when he talked on 60 Minutes in 1993 about his father visiting him in the hospital; when he attended a Senate party in 1992 for the defeated George Bush; whenever he hears "You'll Never Walk Alone" (which he played continuously during his recovery); during a Ford/Dole campaign stop in Russell (he always seems to cry in Russell) in 1976, which he included in a later campaign video.

  • The average moviegoer with $8 and a seat in an Abilene multiplex is likely to find himself or herself subtly more complex, humane, and liberal after seeing that film than before.

  • The NYT 's is focused on Canton, Ohio and the LAT 's on Abilene, Texas.

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