Example sentences for: imprisoned

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

  • The H-bomb-headed domestic policy maven turned criminal was convicted and imprisoned for his role in the Watergate cover-up and the burglary of the office of Daniel Ellsberg's psychiatrist.

  • In the 1970s, Karenga himself was imprisoned for ordering and directing the torture of a young woman.

  • The second is a version printed in a 1940 History of the USSR , looking less like a photograph than like an awkward charcoal tracing; the comrade on the left has been excised, having in fact been imprisoned prior to being shot.

  • And now, points out the NYT , Kim will have the power to pardon the imprisoned Korean ex-president convicted of ordering that massacre.

  • But the history of the past decade suggests the reverse: It is Tudjman who has been flexible enough to triumph, and Milosevic who has been imprisoned by ideology.

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