Example sentences for: invoking

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

  • And indeed, such concerns explicitly followed him to Africa: The NYT states that reporters touring the village with Clinton asked if he was invoking executive privilege in the Monica Lewinsky matter.

  • To be sure, in invoking the Holocaust for these (to me) worthy and appropriate purposes, those doing so were often led to excess: for example, exaggerating Israel's peril or American anti-Semitism.

  • The country approved Trudeau’s tough reaction; invoking the War Measures Act, he sent in 10,000 troops and arrested 468 militants.

  • Ron Haskins, an influential Republican staff director on the House Ways and Means Committee, has been outspoken in invoking social science to defend this position.

  • To beat the partisanship rap, several Republican leaders are invoking Democrats as their allies against Clinton.


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