Example sentences for: alerted

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

  • Although drug lifestyles are typically identified as barriers to prenatal care, providers and staff need to be alerted to the notion that occasionally, drug use might also interact with prenatal care to facilitate access to both prenatal care and drug treatment.

  • Yet no one alerted the INS or the FBI to look for these individuals.

  • Colford writes in his biography that Howard has elevated "the final chapter in his war with NBC" to the "myth of the inventive radio personality clashing with the stuffed shirts of a mighty network," but goes on to record events that sound a lot like stuffed shirts clashing with Stern: Bob Rukeyser, NBC's director of corporate communications at the time, said that he alerted Grant Tinker, then chairman of NBC, to Stern's material, and that Tinker decided Stern had to go.

  • Skinhead assaults have become such a problem, reports the Times , that the American Embassy has twice alerted U.S. citizens, particularly those of African or Asian origin about the danger of unprovoked attacks.

  • True, our experience could simply be the result of what might be called the Awareness Tautology: One's sense of a phenomenon's pervasiveness is heightened by the fact of one's having been alerted to the phenomenon in the first place.


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