Examples of barnstorm in a Sentence
He spent the months leading up to the election barnstorming around the country.
The national soccer team barnstormed through the country.
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When the country’s first-division league was shut down, taking the players’ paychecks with it, Bradley took the national team on a barnstorming tour of the Middle East.
The growth of the game, its explosion, was aided by the Globetrotters and other barnstorming squads that showcased African-American pioneers like Tatum and Haynes, Wilt Chamberlain and Connie Hawkins.
Over two short weeks, former FBI director James Comey has sold more than 600,000 copies of his new book, A Higher Loyalty, barnstormed the interview circuit and appeared frequently in public without a tie.
About teaming up with ex-Trotters Goose Tatum and Marques Haynes and barnstorming for more than a decade with the Harlem Magicians and Harlem Astronauts.
Since the 19th century, American pols have been barnstorming, making lightning-fast stops around the country – stumping on steroids.
The Harris County Flood Control District has begun its barnstorming tour of county watersheds, where engineers will hold some two-dozen meetings to educated the public about the bond and seek suggestions from residents.
With his wife, Indiana, Brinton barnstormed the heartland from Oklahoma to Minnesota in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, bringing movies to a wide swath of the Midwest.
While Villaraigosa is spending the last days of the primary season barnstorming across Southern California — and has Bay Area campaigning scheduled Monday — Cox is headlining only one public event per day.
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BARNSTORM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of barnstorm for English Language Learners
: to travel to different places to give speeches, perform shows, etc.
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