Example sentences for: abolitionists

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

  • Curiously, most of the property abolitionists seem to like this home-brew form of copyright.

  • That creation in the image of God resonated in the culture of the abolitionists is undeniable; the advocates of emancipation readily read into the line “all men are created equal” the vision of creation set forth in Genesis 1. If you believe that an individual is created in the image of God, it is difficult to deny his or her ultimate worth.

  • The abolitionists, too, must have had reasons for believing in equality in a way that both Northern and Southern fellow citizens rejected.

  • She knows he's running guns for abolitionists (blond, effeminate, and brave, he's the Northern counterpart to Gone With the Wind 's Ashley), but she's totally unprepared for the hardscrabble life she's chosen.

  • Yet, it is hardly an accident that many of the great abolitionists such as William Lloyd Garrison and Theodore Parker were ministers whose faith fired their dedicated opposition to the great sin of one man’s owning another.


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