Example sentences for: absentee

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

  • Ireland's British rulers refused to curtail exports of wheat from the country, which could have fed thousands, and heartless absentee British landlords evicted starving tenants.

  • Six weeks before the election, an e-mail arrives asking her if she plans to be in town for the election and providing instructions for acquiring an absentee ballot.

  • In a 1994 investigation of absentee ballot forgery, authorities questioned nearly 1,000 Alabamians in predominantly black counties.

  • The potential of Prince Edward Island’s fertile soil was squandered by absentee land speculators who milked it only for the rent and left the settlers no motivation to develop it.

  • Tardy and Absentee Periods

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