Example sentences for: accords

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

  • He is applauded for helping to cobble together the Dayton Peace Accords that ended the Bosnian War.

  • The Rome newspaper La Repubblica accused Germany of breaking European Union accords, with the result that "the whole territory of Germany is in a state of siege by the Kurd intifada."

  • But this did not prevent her from saying of the 1993 Oslo accords, "Instead of glue, it's been sandpaper."

  • He has published half a dozen books on the plight of the Palestinians, including The Question of Palestine (1979), After the Last Sky (1986), and Peace and Its Discontents (1995), a scathing critique of the Oslo peace accords, which Said calls "the Palestinian Versailles."

  • It must be stressed, however, that although the NSOED might include fewer headwords—it has no biographical and geographical entries, for example—it generally accords each entry fuller treatment.

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