Example sentences for: discipline

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

  • He went on to note that in the first 1,000 years of Christianity the bishop of Rome "acted by common consent as moderator" when Christians disagreed about belief or discipline.

  • Economists are as guilty of this hubris as are members of any discipline: There's the Fischer Effect, the Sharpe Ratio, the Miller-Modigliani Theorem, Tobin's Q, the Laffer Curve (the only one in which the name helps characterize the discovery), and the greatest of them all, Pareto Optimality.

  • Although important, the quality score does not imply a study's significance or impact (in terms of findings, relevance to the discipline).

  • The top story at the Washington Post is a highly critical post-mortem on the U.N.'s East Timor diplomacy, while the Los Angeles Times reports abusive discipline meted out by guards at the California Youth Authority.

  • We learned that he was trying to make a career as a novelist and that in the discipline of fencing he had nearly made the Olympics.

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