Example sentences for: pitted

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

  • They imagine a dyadic conception of government—the individual pitted against the state.

  • But from another perspective, poorly informed proposals for bold action were pitted against experienced professional judgment.

  • The French Wars of Religion pitted the Catholic forces of the regent Catherine de Médicis against the Protestant (Huguenot) camp headed by Henri de Navarre.

  • M an on the Moon is right to portray Kaufman as a frustrated artist pitted against people who just didn't get it.

  • The space program was competing with the military, and the Soviet bureaucracy pitted space scientists against each other rather than encouraging them to cooperate.

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