Example sentences for: imprisoned

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

  • The episode is also covered inside at the NYT . Clinton said that he'd been moved by the tears of three little Palestinian girls who begged him to help free their fathers, imprisoned for murdering Israelis, as he also was by meeting the children of slain Israelis.

  • Excavations in 1987 revealed the cellars where thousands of victims were imprisoned and tortured.

  • They lurch uncomfortably along the catwalk, imprisoned in a tradition of artlessness.

  • But it is also too rigidly imprisoned in sardonic literary references, or in the movies, or in popular clichés, ever to penetrate its own deepest emotions--which, in any case, are too shameful to be acknowledged.

  • But if the answer is "no"--if we have no obligations to those imprisoned souls--then it seems there can be no moral objection to our trashing Earth, to the point where there will be no future generations.

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