Example sentences for: parochial

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

  • Supreme Court let stand a ruling permitting taxpayer-financed vouchers to send kids to Milwaukee parochial schools.

  • 15 Western governments have had no qualms about prohibiting the practice, sometimes for parochial religious reasons, sometimes out of solicitude for women who are subjected to an institution that arguably diminishes their status.

  • And, while I do not mean to suggest that I view anyone's concerns as being parochial, I think it might be useful to set the broader stage of postal ratemaking---to lay out the general principles that guide the Commission's conclusions.

  • "Chaotic, rambling, repetitive and parochial," judges Lee Siegel in the New York Times Book Review , suggesting that the translator and editor also did poor jobs.

  • This is true most noticeably among minority scholarship students from weak familial backgrounds who have attended Catholic parochial schools (I seem to recall Chicago having the most famous examples of these).

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