Example sentences for: intervene

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

  • UPS chairman James Kelly responded with the warning that a two-week strike could mean the layoff of 15,000 union workers and once again called for President Clinton to intervene.

  • Then, before the ref can intervene, Abbott belts the unconscious Matua in the head, sending him into a fit, limbs quivering uncontrollably, blood spurting from his mouth.

  • The United States and most of Africa support the rebels but don't care enough to intervene.

  • Computer databases make too much data available too easily, so the government must intervene to protect Internet privacy, argues the cover story.

  • "We will ask the international community to intervene to end the Israeli occupation of Palestinian land and to expel the settlers from it," said Ahmed Abdel Rahman, the Palestinian Authority's Cabinet secretary, citing the Kosovo bombing as exemplar.


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