Example sentences for: inventors

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

  • After all, unlike inventors who should be rewarded for innovation resulting from their personal efforts, leadership of a major public company is a team effort.

  • The inventors of the television, the computer, and plastics make the list, as do more provocative choices: Ludwig Wittgenstein and Jean Piaget . Newsweek 's cover chronicles "2000 Years of Jesus."

  • The 40 profiles include the obvious choices--Frank Sinatra, Dr. Spock, Roy Rogers--but there are also stories about Otto Bettmann, who began his photo archive with two suitcases of photographs carted out of Nazi Germany; Martha Gellhorn, who covered wars from Spain in the 1930s to Patagonia in the 1980s; and the inventors of the Cuisinart, the La-Z-Boy, and bubble gum.

  • In Britain, the London Evening Standard reported that British scientists were "coming forward in droves" to claim fatherhood of the impotence drug Viagra after two members of Pfizer's British research team had been recognized as its inventors by the British Patent Office.

  • March is Women's History Month and National Inventors' Month.

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