Example sentences for: innocent

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

  • We treat the culprits as potential killers who need to be restrained from endangering the innocent.

  • Kaye clinches the case by showing Derek in the shower having a vision of himself and his brother as innocent children on the beach, staring in wonderment at seagulls.

  • Clinton is absolutely correct that Starr's investigations have "gone on too long, cost too much, and hurt too many innocent people."

  • How can you make the capital gains tax a litmus test issue but say that the slaughter of millions of innocent children is something about which you have only a mild preference and don't care much if people disagree?

  • A proposal to ban knives altogether in 1993 had been rejected because small cutting implements were difficult to detect and the number of innocent "alarms" would have increased significantly, exacerbating congestion problems at checkpoints.

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