Example sentences for: stemmed

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

  • Licklider's prescience stemmed from his pioneering research on "time-sharing"--the then-unthinkable notion that more than one person could share a computer at the same time, through terminals.

  • Nixon's reputation for double-dealing came from his fear of confrontation, and Watergate stemmed from his tendency to give wildly impractical orders that he never really wanted implemented.

  • I might add that our housing papers are due in five days, and it's disturbing to me how irresponsibly she is handling the situation--which stemmed from her suggestion in the first place.

  • The editorial stemmed from a News & Advance article which highlighted three women and four children who were being evicted after their home at 1328 Bedford Ave., was cited for two dozen code violations.

  • This attitude may have stemmed in large part from the chief of this unit, who did not believe that simply following the money from point A to point B revealed much about the terrorists' plans and intentions.


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