Example sentences for: institution

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

  • In effect, it's a way of saying that the venerable institution of the shotgun marriage is in decline: Teen-age girls who get pregnant are less likely to get married than were teen-age girls who got pregnant during the 1980s.

  • , how an institution remembers.

  • Whereas we could get hotter and hotter under the collar about the ethics of displaying one man's collection of new art in a public institution, of public subsidy for art the public is goaded into hating, of how blasphemy has become an article of faith in an institutionalized avant garde, etc. etc.

  • As I begin my tenure as Cathedral's fifth president, I would share with you how impressed I am by all that this institution stands for.

  • The Journal notes the demise of a hallowed cultural institution: the wedding-night consummation.

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