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Examples of dem in a Sentence

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Big plus for Biden and Dem Senate candidate Ruben Gallego. Ronald J. Hansen, The Arizona Republic, 9 Apr. 2024 Continue reading … ‘BIG SURPRISE’ – Veteran House Dem stuns political world with announcement on political future. Fox News, 28 Mar. 2024 Leading this charge was Porter, the type of Dem that O.C. had rarely seen. Gustavo Arellano, Los Angeles Times, 8 Mar. 2024 If yes, please explain: No Who are your top three campaign contributors? Myself (far and away), local Dem Chair (Sherman Moore) and a local educator. Eleanor Dearman, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 15 Feb. 2024 The list of presidents who added the most debt by percentage begins with FDR (Dem.), followed by Woodrow Wilson (Dem.) and Ronald Reagan (Rep.). Eleanor Pringle, Fortune, 11 Feb. 2024 Virginia 2023 election results: Dems projected to flip General Assembly, in Youngkin defeat Gibson, a nurse practitioner, ran as a Democrat for Virginia's House of Delegates to represent western Richmond. Alexandra Hutzler, ABC News, 11 Dec. 2023 Carey of course shared some of the shine with Dem Babies, formally known as her 12-year-old twins Monroe and Moroccan, who made numerous guest appearances throughout the night. Steven J. Horowitz, Variety, 18 Nov. 2023 In Kentucky, Dem Gov. Andy Beshear has been riding on being the incumbent, vastly outspending GOP opponent Daniel Cameron over the airwaves in a state Donald Trump carried by nearly 26 points in 2020. Mark Murray, NBC News, 7 Nov. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use


1875, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of dem was in 1875

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“Dem.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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