Sentence Examples


  • You don't know what a plight he had to endure.
  • Many thought this illness had changed him from a slightly arrogant young man into one who was sympathetic to the plight of others.
  • From the civil rights movement, to the Vietnam War, to the plight of the poor, Marvin Gaye helped a generation deal with what seemed to be a never ending crisis of social consciousness.
  • Other movies such as the award-winning Aimee and Jaguar (1999) took a less sensationalistic, more historical view of the plight of lesbians persecuted by their culture.
  • While trying to alert people to the plight of endangered great white sharks, she put up posters of the animals in Oklahoma City where she was working in June 2009.
 

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