Example sentences for: internment

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

  • 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.

  • Probably that damn cartoon bird, if by "tweet, tweet," she meant "German-American bund" or "internment camp."

  • 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).

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

  • In 1988, Ronald Reagan apologized to Japanese-Americans placed in internment camps during World War II.


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