Examples of personnel in a Sentence
- Women are also underrepresented as police force members, composing less than 13 percent of sworn personnel, despite the proven benefits of having more women in blue, such as less use of excessive force and improved response to domestic violence. —Cortney Rock, Ms., Winter 2007
- When the staff returned to the Oval Office, Bush's mood was upbeat, according to a White House aide who was present (and who, like all White House personnel quoted in this story, follows a policy of not being quoted by name). —Richard Wolffe et al., Newsweek, 19 June 2006
- The doorway that sheltered them from the rain leads to government offices now, but in Franco's time the building was a political prison. Its personnel and their diligent labours earned the place a charming nom de guerre—the House of Screams. —A. L. Kennedy, On Bullfighting, 1999
- The only firm rule is: Armored personnel carriers have the right of way. —P. J. O'Rourke, Holidays in Hell, 1988
Over 10,000 military personnel were stationed in the country.
They've reduced the number of personnel working on the project.
Talk to personnel if you have any questions about your health insurance.
She's the director of personnel.
Recent Examples of personnel from the Web
Our medical personnel has done a great job with him.
Nick Saban alluded to the fact the Tide had to do a better job of using its best personnel more effectively after the defeat to Auburn.
But Caracas has been unable to keep up the deliveries, and Cuba has been withdrawing its medical personnel from Venezuela.
Despite the efforts of medical personnel, he was pronounced dead at the scene, the Tucson Police Department confirmed last month.
According to the paper: While private discussions are common for matters involving contracts, personnel matters and litigation, boards usually reconvene in public for votes.
So Boughner and the Panthers have adjusted their personnel and structure on the power play, most recently paying dividends with two power-play goals against both the Islanders and Jets this week.
The special airs at 10 p.m. The nation’s biggest car show, SEMA, kicks off this week in Las Vegas, and Velocity is planning special coverage throughout the week, working with its own personnel and folks from Discovery.
Carolina rotated its personnel often, using three different running backs (including backup Cameron Artis-Payne, who ran the ball well) and four different receivers.
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First Known Use: 1837See Words from the same year
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