Example sentences for: intervene

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

  • In addition to the practical problems generally associated with screening and intervention in this venue, pressing problems in the delivery of medical care will affect how we intervene in the future with ED patients at risk for and currently experiencing problem drinking.

  • Meanwhile, Johannesburg's Saturday Star mocked the South African minister of sport's promise to "intervene decisively" to democratize sport and put an end to its being "a predominantly white affair in a predominantly black country."

  • NATO averted its eyes to Milosevic's atrocities until it was clearly in the strategic interest of capitalism to intervene.

  • Predictably, critics on the left denounced the war, arguing that the U.S. government's motives were suspect because we have often invaded small countries for selfish reasons and have failed to intervene in conflicts when altruism required it.

  • Moral consistency requires us to do nothing in Kosovo because we can't intervene every time a thug like Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic decides to start slaughtering his own citizens.

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