Example sentences for: derrick

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

  • As a typical example, we read that the word derrick , derived from the surname of a famous hangman, was in use for centuries as a name for the gallows.

  • BAL technopolis derrick, v.

  • The separatists have new academic allies, the critical race theorists, led by New York University's Derrick Bell and University of Colorado's Richard Delgado.

  • Derrick Robertson got sentenced the other day to four months in prison for having consensual sex with a 20-year-old (female) private.

  • Liv Tyler is a lollipop for the eyes but doesn't speak, dress, or move like someone raised on a deep-sea oil derrick.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...