Example sentences for: internment

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

  • As the movie tells it, she was a sylvan, redheaded princess (Cate Blanchett) given to gamboling with her fella (Joseph Fiennes) between periods of internment in the Tower of London on charges of conspiring to overthrow her half-sister, the heatedly Catholic Queen Mary (Kathy Burke).

  • Riots over Bengal’s partition led to new laws for political trials without jury and also internment without trial.

  • The indelible Japaneseness of Japanese-American citizens justified their internment after Pearl Harbor.

  • By now they were nearly bursting--with indignation, of course--but there was nothing for it: they had to wait till they got back to their internment quarters.

  • "Inert," "hollow," "anesthetized," and other deadly adjectives fill the reviews for the screen adaptation of David Guterson's best-selling novel about the lingering effects of Japanese internment camps in the Pacific Northwest.

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