Example sentences for: defected

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

  • Cuban teams are among the best in the world (and several stars have defected to the US major leagues).

  • He defected and became a star informant for the United States.

  • "The letter that led to Mr. Vulterin's dismissal is believed to have followed leaks from within the BIS revealing a successful MI6 operation in which Iraq's leading spymaster in the region defected to the West," the newspaper said.

  • First at Harper's Bazaar , where he was a protégé of the legendary editor Carmel Snow and her equally celebrated art director Alexey Brodovitch, and then at Vogue , to which he defected, for a million-dollar contract, in 1966, Avedon's covers and spreads defined the frothy, exuberant spirit of American fashion photography in what will likely be remembered as its golden age.

  • North Korea's ambassador to Egypt defected to the United States.

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