Example sentences for: devise

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

  • After a year of school board stalling, McMillan appointed an outside referee to devise a desegregation strategy, which entailed the busing of black kids to previously white schools, and vice versa.

  • So why not devise a standardized test to measure the quality of patients' lives?

  • Physiologists need to devise high-throughput systems to test these odor spaces.

  • The lead paragraph, which is supposed to crystallize the story's news value, is this: "A White House official and a leading fund-raiser for the Democratic National Committee helped devise a strategy to raise an unprecedented $7 million from Asian-Americans partly by offering rewards to the largest donors, including special access to the White House, the committee's records show."

  • It urged the government to cut down drastically on spending and to devise an economic policy "attractive enough for foreign investors to continue patronising India."


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