Example sentences for: daughters

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

  • The most interesting version of the theory is that the gene, passed along on the X chromosome, makes the bearer attracted to men--and that this trait is supposed to be passed on to daughters but is sometimes passed on to sons.

  • Acting as both teachers and nurses, they also took charge of marriageable girls known as the filles du Roi, the “King’s daughters.”

  • ' label was evidently deemed unnecessary for D.A.R . `Daughters of the American Revolution, society of women formed in 1890 for patriotic and charitable purposes.

  • They've seen corrupt governments, sadistic schoolmasters, domineering mothers who spoil their sons but train their daughters to be selfless clothes-washers, and feckless men whose only reason for living is to seduce women and then disappear.

  • About half were immediate relatives of U.S. citizens (spouses: 56 percent; parents: 22 percent; and children: 21 percent), and the rest were "family-sponsored preference immigrants"--spouses and children of alien residents, siblings (and their families) of naturalized citizens and their families, and adult sons and daughters (and their families) of naturalized citizens.


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