Example sentences for: squatters

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

  • An uncontrollable fire devoured a whole city of squatters’ shacks in Kowloon; 50,000 refugees were deprived of shelter.

  • In response to its lawsuit in 1999, a judge ordered the Paterson Housing Authority to correct a defective relocation plan for residents at the Christopher Columbus Housing Development and remove all squatters and drug dealers.

  • When Louis XIV moved his court to Versailles, he abandoned the Louvre to artists, sculptors, and other squatters.

  • The squatters are gone now, forcibly removed by Philippine police last year as a cosmetic move in advance of a Pacific Rim summit.

  • Closed to the public, it has apparently been seized by squatters, who’ve done little towards its upkeep other than festoon it with “Private–Family” and “Family Dog” signs.

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