Example sentences for: staple

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

  • It's a staple of the assassination attempt coverage to call this operation the worst blunder in Mossad's history.

  • He also founded and, with his son, David, still edits the Barnhart Dictionary Companion [ BDC ], a periodical report on new words that features the staple of Barnhart lexicography--full, dated citations.

  • Shopping arcades are a staple feature of every Japanese city, town, and village.

  • Although the production of basic white dress shirts may lend itself to a price/cost analysis, this “staple” good, like many staple goods, now constitutes only a small proportion of all shirt production: by 1986, little more than 20 percent of men’s dress shirts were white.

  • By 1993, the air bag was a staple of the industry, four years before federal law makes dual air bags mandatory in all new cars.

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