Example sentences for: dime

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

  • For the latter, the only value in their story is in its salaciousness: If they had told their benefactors that Bill Clinton was an upright man who never told a lie or looked twice at a woman, they wouldn't have got a dime.

  • The pose of the post-partisan suits Weld because he can change his positions on a dime.

  • 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.

  • Eager to show concern for the right kind of people and to make it clear that he won't shed a tear (or spend a dime) on the--you know--bad people, Al Gore and his followers have been promiscuous with the phrase "America's Working Families," Gore's version of the Victorians' "deserving poor."

  • Once Mickey bids a nickel and Minnie bids a dime, both are trapped: There's never a right time to drop out of the auction.

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