Example sentences for: piecemeal

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

  • Russia wrested the country piecemeal from Iran throughout the 1800s and combined Georgia with the semi-autonomous regions of Abkhazia (in Georgia's northwest corner), Ajara (in its southwest corner), and South Ossetia (in its north-central region).

  • Jobs' hubris was not that he wanted to own the personal computer business, but that he wanted to sell a product that was better than anything the industry could put together piecemeal.

  • But I think that McCain's less ambitious, piecemeal approach makes much more sense than Bradley's comprehensive one.

  • Creighton Abrams, adopted a new strategy, stopped fighting major battles, and began piecemeal seizure of land from the Communists.

  • The LAT sees a "piecemeal success," but does point out that the result is very close to what only a few days ago Madeleine Albright called "a worthless piece of paper."

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