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person

EN[ˈpɹsn̩] [ˈpɝsən] [ˈpɜːsən] [-ɜː(ɹ)sən]
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    Examples of person in a Sentence

  • Examples of person
    1. to stab a dagger into a person
    2. to stab a person's reputation ‎
    3. One person charged with that task was Bob Whitehill, the lead stereographer.
    4. to strain the law in order to convict an accused person
    5. She's a quiet, bookish person, but she has a rebellious streak. ‎
    6. The next step was the invention of the self-tailing device, whereby the need for a tailer, holding the sheet or halyard while another person operated the winch, was eliminated.
    7. I took him to be a person of honor. ‎; He was often taken to be a man of means. ‎
    8. Looks like it's gonna take a taller person to get that down.   Finishing this on schedule will take a lot of overtime. ‎
  • Examples of people
    1. 12 per cent of noninterviews were people who said they were too busy for the survey.
    2. He’s using people in a nonloving fashion to serve the purpose of his argument.
    3. Most people in Hollywood actually have nonmovie jobs.
    4. To put it in nonstatistical terms, a lot of people are dying.
    5. When I was a child, it was a very nonvisual universe, and people with a sense of the visual were not respected."
    6. Why do you act so prudish whenever you see nude people?
    7. Before removing objectionable material, you'll have to decide what will offend people.
    8. The main difference between people seems to be, that one man can come under obligations on which you can rely, — is obligable; and another is not. — Emerson.
    9. When you speak clearly, people understand you. If you don't mumble, the obverse effect is observed.
  • Examples of persons
    1. One, by a lawyer for the City of Nogales, says, “How many non-Hispanic-looking persons get subjected to nonimmigration questions?
    2. Again some persons are too right-handed (I question, indeed, whether one-handedness, whether right or left be chiefly employed, does not in all cases involve a loss of power).
    3. Although weighting strategies were used to optimize the representativity of the general population, it is plausible that our results were biased because persons with a history of mental disorders might have been less likely to participate.
  • Examples of personed
    1. three-personed God
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