Example sentences for: imprisoning

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

  • The package of Deng stories echoes the CW that he liberated China's economy while imprisoning democracy.

  • More and more conservatives now favor abolishing parole, sharply curtailing probation, imprisoning every adult felon for his or her entire term, and warehousing juvenile offenders in adult jails.

  • Though this by itself has no immediate effect, it makes it respectable, for the first time, for political leaders to discuss the subject, and thereby brings closer the day when the vast majority of crimes will no longer be committed, when billions of dollars will be freed to help the inner city instead of to ruin black people's lives, and when we will stop, as in Samuel Butler's Erewhon , imprisoning people for the crime of being sick.

  • Ludwig Beck, who had resigned as army chief of staff in protest of Hitler's war plans--agreed to the idea of seizing and imprisoning Hitler.

  • There has been a great deal of cant in the past 30 years to the effect that Dior's era forced helpless women into a posture of submission with its fussily constructed garments, cumbersome skirts, cinched waists, and rigid hairstyles, crippling their feet in high heels and imprisoning their hands in white gloves.


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