Example sentences for: devolution

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

  • While I wouldn't go so far as to praise the early years of her show, Plotz succinctly tracked the devolution of what started out as a very good idea.

  • When it was victorious at the ballot box, among the new government’s first tasks was to organize a referendum on Scottish devolution.

  • In place of demands for diminishment and devolution, Kristol and Brooks propose "a return to national greatness."

  • The cover story argues that devolution of power from the federal government to the states is an opportunity for progressives.

  • Also in the Atlantic : An article condemns the devolution of power to state governments, arguing that it won't save money or improve services.

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