Example sentences for: accorded

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

  • I do think that Aman contributes something important to the linguistic literature, and I think he ought to view a bit more seriously (and less rancorously) the opportunities accorded him by his experience with these powerful, private parts of the language to pursue a theme of analysis of its impact and why and how it carries so much weight, both denotatively and connotatively.

  • This accorded everything lying more than 370 leagues west of the Cape Verde Islands to Spain, while everything lying to the east went to Portugal, thus giving Portugal a free hand in exploiting the Orient.

  • Were I accorded the space allowed the author of Webster's Third to argue each point with which I take issue, this would not be a review but another book, and I have rambled from the main purpose already.

  • It also accused the United States of hijacking the United Nations and "taking for itself rights that the international community has not accorded it."

  • Listen to her roulades--virtuosic runs of notes on a single syllable--and you'll hear each note as a distinct link in a long, twirling chain and each word being accorded its proper weight.


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