Sentence Examples


  • There was a feeling of sectionalism when the survey showed that most children in the midwestern states preferred white bread instead of rye bread.
  • The political party opposed sectionalism and encouraged all voters to take a statewide-approach to the issues.
  • Sectionalism had a big influence on issues in the Civil War because the northern states didn't agree with the southern states.
  • Each member of the committee represented a section of the city and the voting always showed the results of sectionalism.
  • The local people were very devoted to the local restaurant causing sectionalism in the competition for the best restaurant in the state.

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