Examples of brass in a Sentence
a candlestick made of brass
The whole orchestra—the strings, percussion, woodwinds, and brass—began to play.
The brasses began to play.
polishing the brass and the silver
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But what actually transpired in Syria during the early morning darkness seemed closer to the careful strategy advocated by his military brass.
So on top of everything else, the FBI is now also looking at all correspondence Cohen and top brass at both AMI and the Enquirer.
Then-Mayor Michael Bloomberg and top NYPD brass defended the policy’s role in fighting crime and noted that officers were required to fill out a form for each stop as an accountability measure.
But there’s a higher bar to prosecuting a sitting member of Congress, which typically requires authorization from top Justice Department brass in Washington.
Unlike Mr Chaudhry, Mr Nisar has avoided topics the army would rather not discuss, such as unexplained disappearances of those who annoy the top brass.
Following the critical and financial disappointment of Justice League, Warner Bros. made changes in its top brass in charge of DC’s film slate.
Bank proxy: Wells Fargo this week is expected to release its annual proxy statement, which will detail how much the San Francisco finance giant paid to its top brass in 2017.
Despite paying out record claims related to hurricanes, wildfires and other storms last year, USAA handsomely rewarded its top brass. CEO and President Stuart Parker received $4 million in compensation from five USAA insurance companies last year.
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audaciousness, audacity, brashness, brassiness, brazenness, cheek, cheekiness, chutzpah (also chutzpa), crust, effrontery, face, gall, nerve, nerviness, pertness, presumption, presumptuousness, sauce, sauciness, temerity;
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