Example sentences for: acronym

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

  • But this explanation, first advanced and documented by the Australian National Dictionary , has yet to win full acceptance, there still being those who prefer the unsubstantiated acronym POME Prisoner Of Mother England or the French pomme de terre as a source.

  • The word acronym is sometimes used for words formed from the first two letters of a group of words.

  • In the late 1980s, purported connections with the Ku Klux Klan so damaged the reputation of athletic-wear manufacturer Troop (whose name was rumored to be a Ku Klux Klan acronym for "To Rule Over Oppressed People") that it was forced into bankruptcy.

  • This is the acronym for the Joint Civilian Orientation Course, a program Tripp ran at the Pentagon.

  • (There's a sneaking suspicion here that the acronym came first, followed by the billions required to make a weapon that fits it.)

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