Example sentences for: intervened

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

  • In the past few months, he's intervened to prevent people from selling human organs, tombstones, and even their virginity on the site.

  • McNamara didn't do that; he simply embraced the left's contention that the war was unwinnable and America shouldn't have intervened.

  • B. "Providence has intervened on behalf of slumping NBC, premiering Friday with a divine 13.

  • The paper found that Murdoch had personally intervened to get the book stopped, because he feared that its anti-Chinese slant might threaten his TV interests in China.

  • The Wall Street Journal "Legal Beat" column reports that for the first time ever the International Court of Justice in The Hague, the U.N.'s main legal arm, has intervened in a U.S. criminal case and ordered the U.S. to stay the execution of a Paraguayan citizen convicted of murder in Virginia.


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