Example sentences for: ilk

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

  • The NYT runs an op-ed today that says the real reason not to like the AOL-Time Warner deal and its ilk is that mergers inherently dilute the quality of journalism.

  • Having had this say on ilk , I am giving up the fight.

  • The Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, and their ilk seem to be exceptions to this rule, being evocative symbols of the capital but lacking apparent utility.

  • In recent decades an ilk epidemic has afflicted journalists and broadcasters and ordinary people who like to fancy-up their language a bit.

  • Ilk is a Scots word meaning `same.


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