Example sentences for: imprisonment

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

  • In an editorial Thursday, the newspaper said the French government might not be wrong to want to integrate the Syrian president into the process rather than exclude him, but asked, "All the same, can one tolerate the imprisonment of more than two thousand prisoners of conscience in a country which one is seeking to make one's 'strategic partner'?"

  • This week, citing nasty rumors that his torture and imprisonment in Vietnam had left him emotionally unbalanced, his campaign released medical records indicating that he had never been mentally ill.

  • Wei's a weak political theorist, and his long imprisonment has left him naive about the workings of the modern world.

  • To be sure, Goldhagen's vision of a "consensual dictatorship" glosses over the repression of the labor movement, the killing and imprisonment of Hitler's opponents.

  • Miscellany: An American reporter says he saw Pol Pot tried for genocide and sentenced to life imprisonment by a Khmer Rouge tribunal July 25.


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