Example sentences for: dime

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

  • Our studies have confirmed that "can you spare a dime, and by the way, I have a gun" has a response rate in the mid-70s, and you just can't ignore numbers like that.

  • When I'm able to save for a decent house, put aside money for my future children's education, ensure my retirement funds, and buy the gadgets I want, then maybe I'll consider putting aside a dime for some miscreant fool whose need for attention drove him to illicit drug use.

  • This regionalism was used mainly at Christmas: if a person wanted to make it clear he had not given a friend (?) a gift, he would say, I gave him a Yankee dime.

  • He had been changing a flat, a roofing nail Pried from the tread with the edge of a dime, Rolling the spare when he first heard the river On the other side of the road when his breathing slowed.

  • Hypocrites, even hypocritical hypocrites, are a dime a dozen.


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