Example sentences for: pawtucket

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

  • Once in Almy and Brown’s Pawtucket plant, Slater found the existing machinery totally unsatisfactory.

  • It tells the story of a poor Irish kid named Tim Dunphy who lives in Pawtucket, R.I., "a rotting city bleeding off an anemic river just north of Providence."

  • As his Pawtucket buddies die in car crashes or face the prospect of lives scrambling for a dwindling number of factory jobs, Dunph has a vague inkling that his level of consumption is not a design for living.

  • I wish that the Pawtucket scenes hadn't been shot on a special film stock--they're bleached a toilet bowl blue--but they still have a powerful comic hum.

  • By 1810, the Pawtucket, Rhode Island, enterprise begun with Slater’s cunning had spawned a vibrant cotton-spinning industry throughout New England.


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