Example sentences for: day-care

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

  • We could never get away with paying neighborhood baby sitters (or local unlicensed day-care centers) such ridiculously low rates if their child-care techniques didn't partly involve plopping the kids in front of the TV.

  • It is airing existential TV commercials, with teens philosophizing about the "moodiness" of ketchup that refuses to leave the bottle; forthcoming ads will teach the under-12 set that ketchup can be "fun" (a campaign sure to draw the appreciation of moms and day-care workers everywhere).

  • An article says the Defense Department could save $30 billion a year by hiring private contractors to run PXs, process paychecks, operate day-care centers, etc. "The Cyber Vice Squad" notes the growing popularity of Internet "filtering" software, which allows parents and corporations to block access to naughty sites.

  • And for many "working-poor" families, day-care expenses are an enormous burden.

  • Having considered child abuse and its attendant ills from all sorts of angles--alleged Satanists, celebrity molesters, recovered memories, day-care witch trials--James Kincaid, a professor of English at the University of Southern California, has concluded that at its root the problem is a matter of genre.

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