CHECKMATE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of checkmate
Definition:
n. position in the game of chess when a king is in check and cannot be released; utter defeat; complete victory
Example:
Game is over, but Obama is too inexperienced a player to realize that checkmate is now unavoidable.
Sentence in Classic:
If we stick to that we ought to be able to arrange this sex thing, as we arrange going to the dentist; since fate has given us a checkmate physically there.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context