Example sentences for: ahold

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

  • Though most politicians say such measures benefit the majority, and help speed bills through the House and Senate, critics feel that earmarking undermines the executive branch: By the time administrators get ahold of discretionary funds, most of the money has already been allocated, rendering the administrators nearly powerless.

  • We have often wondered if McGwire got ahold of a Randy Johnson fastball how far he could hit it, and I think we just saw it."

  • I'm sure, as the details emerge, we're going to read a lot stories about the whacked cultural and political climate of our country that allows a man with such a history to get ahold of not just a gun, but a vanful of weapons.

  • The NYT reveals on its front page that it has gotten ahold of the deposition recently given to Republican Thompson committee lawyers by Harold Ickes.

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