Example sentences for: ismay

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

  • Its purpose , in the words of its first secretary-general, Lord Ismay, was "to keep the Americans in, the Russians out, and the Germans down."

  • The lowlights include testimony that there were no binoculars on the ship and that J. Bruce Ismay, the president of the Titanic 's parent company, was on board and, despite the inadequate number of lifeboats and the woman-and-children-first policy, managed to get himself into one of them.

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