CAMPAIGN's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of campaign
Definition:
n. battle ;a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
n. series of operations undertaken to achieve a set goal
Example:
The Clinton campaign has raised more money in the first three months of this year than all nine Democratic candidates combined.
Mr Sarkozy, who was subjected to the humiliation of being the first ex-head of state to be detained by police on Tuesday, appeared on television and radio tonight to denounce what he sees as an orchestrated politically-motivated campaign to destroy his reputation.
Long despondent, there are signs, however, that there is a rising confidence within Labour’s ranks, on the back of a few poor days campaigning for the Conservatives.
Sentence in Classic:
The campaign brought honours and promotion to many, but for me it had nothing but misfortune and disaster.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
When I had listened to all they had to tell, I began to walk up and down near Briony Lodge once more, and to think over my plan of campaign.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
I understood that he had opened his campaign against Charles Augustus Milverton, but I little dreamed the strange shape which that campaign was destined to take.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
After his journey and the campaign during which he had been deprived of all the comforts of cleanliness and all the refinements of life, Prince Andrew felt a pleasant sense of repose among luxurious surroundings such as he had been accustomed to from childhood.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In his person, honor was shown to a simple fighting Russian soldier without connections and intrigues, and to one who was associated by memories of the Italian campaign with the name of Suvorov.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The actions of Napoleon and Alexander, on whose words the event seemed to hang, were as little voluntary as the actions of any soldier who was drawn into the campaign by lot or by conscription.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
If it is said that he expected to end the campaign by occupying Moscow as he had ended a previous campaign by occupying Vienna, there is much evidence to the contrary.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Before the news of the abandonment of Moscow had been received in Petersburg, a detailed plan of the whole campaign had been drawn up and sent to Kutuzov for his guidance.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Specialist historians describing the campaign of 1813 or the restoration of the Bourbons plainly assert that these events were produced by the will of Alexander.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But no sooner had she arrived than Aunt Pitty and Melanie began a campaign to induce her to make her home permanently with them.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
He had probably been through the campaign of 1815, and had even conducted himself with tolerable valor, it would seem.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context