Example sentences for: abuses

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

  • Today's Examiner carries a front-page investigative piece that's the latest installment in their ongoing coverage of an FBI probe into city contracting abuses, involving real estate development.

  • 19The Conference Report on IRCA noted in discussing the SAW program that "the Committeewas ever mindful of the reports of abuses that occurred during the old Bracero program."

  • But the paper squanders a bit of this edge when it writes that the situation in East Timor "has for two decades remained a largely invisible problem closed off to journalists, and the scene of some of the world's worst reported human rights abuses," thus falsely suggesting that poor coverage of the topic was somehow mostly caused by something other than press inattention.

  • Meanwhile, the State Department was focused more on lessening Indo-Pakistani nuclear tensions, ending the Afghan civil war, and ameliorating the Taliban's human rights abuses than on driving out Bin Ladin.

  • Issues of justice and reparation for past abuses of human rights dominated much of the world's press over the past few days.

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