Example sentences for: parents

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

  • Confused, frantic, he whips a picture of the baby's parents off the piano and takes it out of its frame.

  • But Bill Haley and Elvis painted Broadway into a corner it never quite got out of: Musicals stood aloof from rock and became, by definition, staid, conservative, middle-aged--something your parents go see on their wedding anniversary.

  • Besides the obvious politically sensitive sites, according to the piece the official firewall servers also screen out the likes of Playboy.com and Parents.com.

  • It's not like parents are teaching them anymore, what with their selfish two-career lifestyles.

  • The malls play it both ways: They use Santa's physical presence to lure parents ("kids of all ages can have their photos taken with Jolly Old St. Nick") and then offer, for an additional fee, to put the pictures on Web sites or CD-ROMs so that kids "can send [the images] to their loved ones over the Internet ." Tysons Corner Center, a mall near Washington, D.C., brags about its "real-bearded Santa" and "his authentic Santa autograph."


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