Example sentences for: alibi

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

  • Many tender the family alibi because they're ashamed of having been fired, or embarrassed to admit that they've conceded defeat to the god of success (Paxon's case, I'm sure), or because they're going nuts on the job.

  • But this doesn't add up to an alibi for Clinton.

  • The News of the World , a paper that specializes in sleaze, had paid Archer's friend Ted Francis 14,000 pounds to reveal that he had given Archer a false alibi in 1987, when the Daily Star accused Archer of marital infidelity with a prostitute, Monica Couglan.

  • Far the biggest story in Britain, however, was the disgrace of millionaire novelist Lord Jeffrey Archer, who was forced to resign at the weekend as the chosen Conservative Party candidate for mayor of London after being exposed in the Mirror for using a false alibi in a libel action 12 years ago.

  • Democrats will use this alibi in nearly every close race.

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