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Examples of cohesive in a Sentence
Their tribe is a small but cohesive group.
Religion can be used as a cohesive social force.
Recent Examples of cohesive from the Web
The book's endpapers, that wallpaper glued to the inside cover, are both adhesive and cohesive, serving as a visual table of contents and tone-setting allegory.
Where Fuego separates itself is in the cohesive taste of all the elements coming together.
Group flowers by type in individual vases to make a statement—keep things cohesive by sticking to a monochromatic color palette.
The best ones know how to take 25 young men with 25 individual personalities who practically live together for up to eight months and meshing them into a cohesive unit.
But on offense, the Panthers have not yet looked cohesive under Shula this season – despite an infusion of versatile weapons brought in via the 2017 draft.
Iran and its proxies were seen as a more cohesive and capable unit to inherit the Middle East than the mix of Sunni states, most of whom were working at cross-purposes.
The design decisions in play just don’t add up to a cohesive, high-quality product.
Stranger Things 2 has the same essential elements as the first season, and its ability to remix and mashup cultural influences into a cohesive whole is still masterly.
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