Example sentences for: adjourn

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

  • If Lott's procedural agreement collapses and the Senate faces a long, ugly trial, the Mods are the Republicans most likely to support a Democratic motion to adjourn.

  • After the regatta one would presumably adjourn to a bostel “a hotel built on the water's edge, intended for amateurs of navigation,” otherwise ship lovers . Fans of sport in general might then bet on a favored hurole-racer or watch a bout at walter --“in boxing, medium weight about 65 kg.”

  • Republican Orrin Hatch, the papers report, said that the Senate should hear witnesses and adjourn the trial, letting the House vote stand as "the highest form of condemnation."

  • An ad hoc committee reported favorably on the proposal, but during the debate a motion to adjourn failed by one vote.

  • The failure of the motion to adjourn probably represents a vote of no confidence in the committee report.

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