Example sentences for: dodges

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

  • According to the story, there have been a dozen cases of DOD embezzlement in recent years, featuring such dodges as clerks creating fictitious contracts and then honoring them--with checks to themselves.

  • To Michael Kinsley's on-the-mark "" about linguistic dodges served up by "thoughtful" commentators on the conflict in Kosovo, let me contribute the following, perhaps the grandest of them all--the congressional resolution of "support for our troops."

  • Whereas the LAT lead's headline says Russia is "amid crisis," a Wall Street Journal front-page feature runs under the header: "Resilient Russia Dodges Calamities Predicted After Ruble's Collapse."

  • A WSJ front-page piece makes the point that while political debate about the IRS portrays it as abusing taxpayers, in the world of corporate finance, it's the IRS that's the underdog, waging a constant war against a stream of ingenious and complicated new tax dodges.

  • In Paris, Le Monde said that if Clinton tried "to fend off the questioning with dodges similar to the one about fellatio and penetration, he will founder in ridicule.


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