CITIZENSHIP in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of CITIZENSHIP
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 n.  status of a citizen with rights and duties
Classic Sentence:
1  To those cities they dealt with leniently, they granted exemptions and privileges, conferring upon them the rights of citizenship, and securing their welfare in every particular.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XXIII.
2  These were the questions of a home, a living, the rearing of children, education, citizenship, and the establishment and support of churches.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter I.
3  Washington has accomplished for the education, good citizenship, and popular enlightenment in his chosen field of labour in the South entitles him to rank with our national benefactors.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XVII.
4  The greatest influence for good citizenship in the.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
5  Best of all, the famous and eloquent Senator Spareshanks, presidential candidate, rode out in an automobile to discuss the sacred privileges of American citizenship, and protection and prosperity for the American workingman.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Get Context   In Chapter 25
6  He was keenly conscious of his citizenship, wished to live with his city on terms mutually honourable and resented any affront put upon him by those whom he called country bumpkins.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In GRACE
Example Sentence:
1  You will have to renounce citizenship of this country if you apply for citizenship of another.
2  Israel offers automatic citizenship to all Jews who want it, whatever colour they are and whichever language they speak.
3  This centre will examine the non-economic benefits of learning such as social cohesion, active citizenship and improved health.
4  We have tried to inculcate a feeling of citizenship in youngsters.
5  In 2004 Britain introduced a compulsory citizenship ceremony which required new citizens to take a broader oath promising to respect Britain's rights, freedoms and laws.
6  Migrants applying for Australian citizenship will have to know about the traditions of indigenous people and the colors of the nation's flag in tests.
7  Critics say there is no way to enforce that provision, and the House has turned back at least one Republican effort to stiffen citizenship checks.