Examples of mainstay in a Sentence
Fish is a mainstay of their diet.
My mother has always been the mainstay of our family.
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PUBLIC WORKS Funding for a massive list of public works projects is a mainstay in even-numbered years, and 2018 likely won’t be different.
Autry, a disciple of Miami celebrity chef Michelle Bernstein, turned her love of Southern cuisine and Mediterranean roots, into mainstay restaurant in West Palm Beach.
Italian Market mainstay Anastasi Seafood (Ninth and Washington) also grew out a fish market to become a bar-restaurant with an emphasis on shellfish.
The film’s stars themselves are still Hollywood mainstays even though some have drifted behind the scenes.
The redistributionism and neo-socialism of Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are now Democratic economic mainstays.
The hotel wasn’t the only mainstay that suffered from the historic win.
The Minnesota Governor’s Residence, where there was an occupation in response to the police shooting of Philando Castile across weeks in July 2017, is just seven miles away from where the football mainstay event will be held.
Chemicals, another mainstay of South Korea’s economy, look exposed.
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