Example sentences for: parting

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

  • Perhaps the only celebrity divorce where stepping out was not a factor was that of Michael Jackson and his wife, Debbie Rowe, a parting that even the tabloids had a hard time trying to instill with the slightest hint of dramatic tension.

  • The NYT notes the most idealistic one, that Yeltsin is intent on bequeathing to Russia, as his parting legacy, a government and president who are committed to completing the country's democratization.

  • As a parting challenge, we dare you to link from this page to the respective home pages of every English monarch since 927, in consecutive order.

  • When Walt Disney Co. and its short-time President Michael Ovitz announced they were parting company a couple of weeks ago, observers may have been surprised by reports that I had been involved in designing the contract that will reportedly give Ovitz a $90 million goodbye gift.

  • Shortly after he won the Pulitzer Prize for Parting the Waters (1988), which chronicled the first decade of the civil-rights movement, author Taylor Branch told a reporter that he would probably complete his second and final volume by the fall of 1990, "when the money runs out."

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