Example sentences for: defines

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

  • When pushed, the Free Software Foundation defines "free" as a matter of liberty, not of price.

  • For example, Webster's Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary (1986) defines a man-about-town as a “wordly and socially active man.”

  • He defines genocide as "seeking to eliminate that which is different," and argues that bans on cloning fall into that category.

  • The 1935 edition of the four-volume Tolkovyi Slovar' Russkogo Yazyka (`Explanatory Dictionary of the Russian Language') defines glasnost' as: “Accessibility to public discussion and evaluation; publicity.”

  • It defines sting as `a robbery or con trick,' when, in fact, the term refers to only one of several phases in a carefully orchestrated confidence game.


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