Example sentences for: departs

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

  • In Figure 7.2, the lower volume 43-regular has a Cv equal to 1.0, which means the weekly demand departs much more from the average.)

  • Christopher Lehmann-Haupt departs from the critical pack, declaring that "this mesmerizing book shows women in such astonishing variety that no cliché or generalization about the sex will ever again suffice" (the New York Times ). (View a collection of the photographs here.)

  • Postal Service that a town would break into a spontaneous rendition of "America the Beautiful" when a letter carrier departs on his rounds, or that a man facing a firing squad would yell out--in the unlikeliest line of dialogue of 1997--"Ride, postman, ride!"

  • Encompass Anna Karenina : while not as revelatory as War \?\ Peace , that title is every bit as sweeping in a related arena: do not forget that the eponymous character departs the book some fifty pages before it ends, leaving her name as a metaphor for the deadly effects of society's conventions, as Tolstoy saw them, on the soul.

  • USAT points out that this definition departs from the standard laid down by the Supreme Court in 1969, which limited "threat" to those words that produce or are likely to produce "imminent" lawless action.


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