Example sentences for: independent

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

  • In an editorial Monday (once you're on the page, scroll down to read the piece), the Independent said it is now widely assumed that "the object of Western policy in Iraq is the removal of Saddam Hussein--a polite way of saying killing him, because it is hard to see how he might be dislodged otherwise."

  • Many people, for instance, believe that all independent agencies (such as the FCC) are unconstitutional, and that the Supreme Court was mistaken in upholding this "fourth branch of government."

  • According to "associates" interviewed last week by the New York Times , Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr has been "actively considering" an indictment of President Clinton while Clinton is still in office.

  • Recent results from an independent study have demonstrated an interaction between Snf1 and Nrg1 [ 23].

  • Board independence does not require the elimination of all inside directors but it would seem to call for ensuring that a super-majority of board members are truly independent both in fact and appearance.

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