Example sentences for: ancillary

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

  • The problem in reviewing these sets of definitions is that one can never be sure which definition of vulgar ought to be applied to its use in the definitions of the ancillary entries, for the word has a spectrum of meanings.

  • Those who accept the rationale behind teaching foreigners to learn English using a restricted vocabulary should be delighted with this dictionary, especially with the many ancillary features it offers.

  • It also will control for ancillary treatments that might influence intervention outcome.

  • That is, if you are going to say something about people, then avoid using the word man (for example) because, regardless of the ancillary definitions one might find in the dictionary, in its most common meaning and use it denotes `male' and the strong connotations of that denotation are carried over to all other applications of the word: it is not, in fact, as neutral as some believe it to be.

  • The present book, although it is called a dictionary, contains much ancillary encyclopedic, folkloristic, and fishloristic information, most of it carefully referenced to sources, which are documented in an eight-page bibliography.


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