CORPORATE in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of CORPORATE
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Definitions:     Search Merriam-Webster
corporate
 a.  united or combined into one body; collective; belonging to corporation or incorporated body
Example Sentence: (37 in 3 pages)
1  A reduction in corporate tax should act as a stimulus to economic activity.
2  The more recent members of staff regard the change in corporate culture with a certain indifference.
3  Investment in new product development is an essential ingredient of corporate success.
4  The corporate giants try to drive down wages in order to make superprofits.
5  Corporate bodies Numbers in brackets indicate that a corporate body or its activities are discussed in the document concerned.
6  Gage proposed cutting costs by using volunteers for the labor and corporate sponsors for the equipment.
7  The owner opened a corporate checking account at the bank.
8  It does not say anything explicit about the legitimacy of corporate power in relation to society generally.
9  “There's the apparatus -- one part of the party -- and then there's everybody else longing for a conversation -- something that doesn't feel so corporate, so Wall Street, so hawkish.”
10  Its decision to work on stanching a multimillion dollar mineral trade – used by rebel groups to finance one of the world's longest running and most brutal conflicts – stands in contrast to how leading representatives of corporate America have responded to the tragedy.
11  The buildup in corporate internal controls may lead to a false sense of security that the company will be able to ferret out internal wrongdoing before it burgeons into a serious concern.
12  It was 18 months ago when the powerful US congressional committee blew the lid on Apple's aggressive corporate tax structure, which allowed it to funnel $US44 billion dollars out of the country through a network of tax haven subsidiaries.
13  That regime - in which fewer than a third of firms shoulder the entire corporate tax burden - has been seen as essentially subsidizing inefficiency and punishing profitability.
14  The demonstrators inspired thousands of allies to take to the streets to protest economic inequality and corporate greed.
15  Faced with an increasingly competitive jobs market and frequent bad publicity over pay and conditions, the army is getting ever more sophisticated and corporate in its approach to recruitment.
Classic Sentence: (34 in 3 pages)
1  Reactionary as it is, corporal punishment is better than nothing.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky
Get Context   In PART 1: IX
2  I won't inflict corporal punishment on you," he says, "or put you in the rack.
The Inspector-General By Nicolay Gogol
Get Context   In ACT IV
3  You'd look fine, said a corporal, chaffing a thin little soldier who bent under the weight of his knapsack.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
4  He said he would not have been taken, it was not his fault but the corporal's who had sent him to seize some horsecloths, though he had told him the Russians were there.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER X
5  I am not merely civil to him but obey him like a corporal, though I am his senior.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 10: CHAPTER V
6  And the corporal leaned against the door and offered Pierre his pipe, though whenever he offered it Pierre always declined it.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XI
7  Pierre inquired what was being said about leaving, and the corporal told him that nearly all the troops were starting and there ought to be an order about the prisoners that day.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XI
8  Sokolov, one of the soldiers in the shed with Pierre, was dying, and Pierre told the corporal that something should be done about him.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XI
9  And after chatting a while longer, the corporal went away.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XI
10  Some of the prisoners who had heard Pierre talking to the corporal immediately asked what the Frenchman had said.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XI
11  Just as Pierre reached the door, the corporal who had offered him a pipe the day before came up to it with two soldiers.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XIII
12  The corporal and soldiers were in marching kit with knapsacks and shakos that had metal straps, and these changed their familiar faces.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XIII
13  The corporal came, according to orders, to shut the door.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XIII
14  But even as he spoke he began to doubt whether this was the corporal he knew or a stranger, so unlike himself did the corporal seem at that moment.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XIII
15  The corporal frowned at Pierre's words and, uttering some meaningless oaths, slammed the door.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 13: CHAPTER XIII