Example sentences for: accorded

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

  • Contrast this to the front-page treatment accorded by many of the dailies to the first stories claiming that there might be more than 100 bodies at the site.

  • Congress should also note that, as GAO has indicated in the past, agencies are already accorded in law significant flexibilities, especially with respect to human capital issues, but for a variety of reasons they do not always take advantage of them.

  • II 1996), and is defined in the statute as "the status of having been lawfully accorded the privilege of residing permanently in the United States as an immigrant in accordance with the immigration laws."

  • As a result, we now have hybrid words like gymkhana and memsahib . Gymkhana , a `club for members to socialize and partake in sports and recreation,' is a mixture of the Hindi gendkhana (meaning `ball house') and the English gymnasium . Memsahib , meaning `European or white lady,' stems from sahib , an Indian title of respect often accorded to white men, and mem , a corruption of Madam .

  • Unbelievably, Part V, which contains 58 pages of small print and is one of the most useful and informative sections of the book, has not even been accorded pagination, something for which Random House ought to be carpeted for before the International Bibliographical Court.

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