Example sentences for: devaluation

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

  • For a variety of reasons, including the devaluation in neighboring Brazil, Argentina has been sliding into a moderately severe recession and with it a growing budget deficit, just as a presidential election approaches.

  • A NYT report details the current crisis faced by U.S. hog farmers--pig devaluation.

  • Either we have corroboration by escalation (moreover, on top of that, above all) , or we have devaluation by declination (worse, worse still, worst of all) . On one hand we have substantiation by association (similarly, in the same way) ; on the other hand we have invalidation by differentiation (quite a different matter, we cannot compare, something else again) .

  • Financial panic struck Russia last week, the Moscow Times reports, after financier George Soros called, in a letter to London's Financial Times , for Russia to set up a currency board and proposed a 15 percent to 20 percent ruble devaluation.

  • The optimistic view: The real was overvalued anyway, so devaluation could lower the 29 percent interest rate.

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