Example sentences for: incursion

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

  • In the fall of 1995, none other than Henry Kissinger--the author of the secret incursion into Cambodia that prompted the War Powers Act--asserted that Clinton must "obtain clear and unambiguous congressional backing" before sending troops to Bosnia.

  • Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said the army incursion and the preceding two weeks of air raids were necessary to punish Islamic militants for recent bombings in Russia and to prevent the militants from invading Dagestan.

  • As to Russia's claim that its paratroopers' premature incursion had been "a mistake," this was ruled out in Izvestia by the chairman of the Duma's Foreign Relations Committee, Vladimir Lukin, who said in an interview that only President Boris Yeltsin could have given the order for the troops to go in.

  • My bemusement led to my wondering how many English words in the story of youpie Marc, where the vocabulary has been selected to illustrate the relentless incursion of English expressions into modern French, were borrowed into English from French, either the Old, Anglo-, Middle, or Modern language.

  • While the last thing any place in the world needs is a Disneyland, I think there are special circumstances here that make the incursion even more distasteful.

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