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
Trump and Kim have brought their own personal security personnel and heavily armored limousines; Kim's bodyguards have been seen running in formation alongside his massive Mercedes.
Trump and Kim have brought their own personal security personnel and heavily armored limousines; Kim’s bodyguards have been seen running in formation alongside his massive Mercedes.
SOLANA BEACH The Solana Beach City Council is scheduled to meet in closed session to discuss personnel, litigation, labor negotiation and property negotiation at 5 p.m. Wednesday in City Council Chambers, 635 S. Highway 101.
Security personnel outside the Istana, the official residence of Singapore’s prime minister.
By making tough choices then, and understanding their personnel in the minors, the Yankees are thriving now.
With Agnew out, the Lions shuffled their personnel with the first-team secondary.
The current sheriff’s contract with the Sheriff’s Office, involving 43 sheriff’s personnel in the city, expires in 2019.
Medical personnel, along with deputies and a sheriff's helicopter, went to the area and discovered the hiker had died, Galve said.
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PERSONNEL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of personnel for English Language Learners
: the people who work for a particular company or organization
: a department within a company or organization that deals with the people who work for it
PERSONNEL Defined for Kids
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