Example sentences for: akin

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

  • But these are small bureaucracies, more akin to the voluntary associations that fall on the positive side of the GOP's freedom/slavery divide.

  • In one sense, the Internet offers opportunities akin to mail-order retailing for playing a very lean game.

  • 1. Work mates: The former New York congressman has joined Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, the law and lobbying firm where Jordan works, along with founding partner and former Democratic National Committee head Robert Strauss.

  • The ambiguity resulting from the conjunction of black and gold is akin to the distraction caused by optical illusions: Lehrer's phrase is both literally correct and literally nonsense.

  • A Belfast Telegraph editorial calls the vote "the equivalent of the fall of the Berlin Wall," but some opponents claim the measure was "akin to turkeys voting for Christmas."

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