Example sentences for: declined

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

  • The rabbi, president of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, our seminary, suggests that as anti-Semitism has declined in America, the larger society less frequently reminds Jews of their identity, so people embrace ritual to, as he puts it, "find themselves Jewishly."

  • Federal Reserve researchers estimated that, as of the early 1990s, U.S. investment including education and R&D had declined as a share of GDP since the 1970s.

  • Since the Coast Guard's marine safety program became a GPRA pilot program in fiscal year 1994, the number of direct program personnel declined and its budget was reduced by 2 percent.

  • Wilkins, true to his character, declined, as he had not been involved in the final monumental stage.

  • The commission declined to estimate the cost impact of fatal "comfort care."

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