Example sentences for: desk

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

  • Heads turn at other desks as big-band music strikes up and the Diet Coke drinker spins away in his desk chair.

  • Feckless —“spiritless, helpless, futile”—is given in all my desk dictionaries, but only Chambers has feck (nice to see a lost positive found), which comes from effect through vowel-loss and is defined as “efficacy” or “quality.”

  • Next year, the The New Yorker 's sinecured staffers will move into Conde Nast's new headquarters and will fight for phone lines and desk space with the rest of Si's magazines.

  • Several hours later, this same desk officer drafted a cable distributed solely within CIA alleging that the visa documents had been shared with the FBI.

  • But is there any doubt that this anecdote and that photograph also come from a book on Will's desk?


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