STATEMENT in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of STATEMENT
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
statement
 n.  a clear expression of something in speech or writing
 n.  a single sentence
Classic Sentence: (81 in 6 pages)
1  That was a plain statement of the cloudy purpose which had driven him in headlong to Starkfield.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In VIII
2  "I should cry into my pillow every night," said Scarlett, meaning to be flippant, but he took the statement at face value and went red with pleasure.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
3  Everyone knew there had never been a cowardly Confederate soldier and they found this statement peculiarly irritating.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
4  This ungallant statement sent her flying to the mirror to see if she really did look twenty-eight instead of eighteen.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
5  But that was the kind of statement which meant less than nothing at all to Scarlett.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXI
6  For a moment, the breath went out of Scarlett's lungs in a sickening gasp and she could only stare at the fat old lady who was so obviously pleased at the effect of her statement.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
7  Otherwise, he would never have made so ridiculous a statement.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV
8  Will closed by wishing her happiness, a laconic formal statement which he qualified in no way.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVI
9  Frank had listened to this statement calmly too, and had asked no questions.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLV
10  To her surprise and indignation he laughed at Mammy's statement about mules in horse harness.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVII
11  Before the ladies could recover from their shocked astonishment at her statement and at a spinster mentioning such a matter, Melanie was standing in the doorway.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIX
12  If he was startled at her unexpected statement he did not show it.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER LI
13  She made the statement clearly, deliberately, with pauses between the sentences, so that each should have time to sink deeply into her hearer's mind.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 10
14  Rosedale received this statement in silence: he seemed to feel the note of finality in her voice, yet to be unable to accept it as closing the question between them.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 11
15  Here then, from three impartial witnesses, I had a deliberate statement of the entire case.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 49. The Hyena.
Example Sentence: (130 in 9 pages)
16  The statement of the last witness controverted the evidence of the first two.
17  Tax inspectors should be empowered to examine a man's bank statement as well as his credit-card dealings.
18  The Chief Executive issued a statement to quash rumours of financial problems.
19  The purport of the statement is that the firm is bankrupt.
20  The government is expected to issue a statement about the investigation to the press.
21  The language in the Minister's statement is highly ambiguous.
22  Saunder's lawyer made a brief statement to the press outside the court.
23  He confessed to the murder but later retracted his statement.
24  Informed sources said it was likely that the President would make a televised statement.
25  My original statement has been completely distorted by the media.
26  Use a personal mission statement to chart your career course.
27  Your clearly defined mission statement will help you to focus on what you really want out of your entrepreneurial life.
28  The report contains an articulation of the agency's mission statement.
29  Mr Smith hurriedly sought to retract the statement, but it had just been broadcast on national radio.
30  In his statement, the minister merely echoed the views of the chief police officer.