Example sentences for: statesmen

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

  • Strom Thurmond and Jesse Helms--the villainous, superannuated Carolinians--became Statesmen.

  • "JQA" (as he was called to distinguish him from Dad) had the more daunting task of succeeding his father--the nation's first vice president and second president, and an eminent political theorist--as one of the great statesmen of the early republic.

  • President Bill Clinton and [Russian] Prime Minister Vladimir Putin play the role of the world's grave statesmen, and their governments sacrifice civilians to the greater good.

  • Designed by Sir Robert Rowand Anderson, the building was constructed in neo-Gothic style, and statues on the outer façade depict Scottish poets, artists, and statesmen.

  • Senior statesmen of Henry's own Lancastrian party judged him an unworthy successor to their previous standard-bearer, the legendary Henry V, identified in the popular mind with the romance of chivalry and the tragedy of an early death.

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