Example sentences for: ambitions

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

  • Meanwhile, the piece doesn't articulate the stickiest and most obvious of the Vice President's conflicts of interest: how Gore's own presidential ambitions could influence his performance as referee.

  • Therapeutic laws become props for rhetoric that might be called demagoguery, except that it disgraces the memories of Joe McCarthy and Huey Long and the ambitions of Pat Buchanan to call Clinton a demagogue.

  • Thompson's poor performance has infuriated conservative colleagues, especially Trent Lott, and may have crippled his presidential ambitions.

  • O'Keeffe, initially puzzled by the young Japanese artist's ambitions, told her to show her work to anyone willing to look at it.

  • The communes were strong enough to confine German Emperor Frederick Barbarossa’s Italian ambitions to the south, where he secured Sicily for his Hohenstaufen heirs by marrying his son into the Norman royal family.


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