Example sentences for: stevens

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

  • The NYT reports that in his dissent, Justice John Paul Stevens said the decision gives school districts an incentive not to take steps to protect students.

  • Professor Tom Stevens of the University of Massachusetts is identified in the Times as an environmentalist who is skeptical of the concept of existence value.

  • Academic interpreters have failed to meet the challenge posed by Helen Vendler in her landmark study On Extended Wings --to give up the search for intellectual subject matter and to treat Stevens as "pure sound."

  • ) Stevens, securely employed for much of his adult life by the Hartford Accident and Indemnity Co., could afford to laugh aloud at the pretensions of the poetry business.

  • In one, the teen-age Stevens writes a dead-on Stevensian description of a motley village band--"the piping of flamboyant flutes, the wriggling of shrieking fifes with rasping dagger-voices, the sighing of bass-viols, drums that beat and rattle, the crescendo of cracked trombones."

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