Examples of respective in a Sentence
it was late when the concert let out, so we all went our respective ways
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With the fight over, a 10th-round technical knockout for Mayweather, the fighters and their respective sports immediately started processing the actual ramifications of the bout.
Besides the eight winners, 23 athletes were invited to continue training in their respective sports.
A list of apps will appear below with their respective percentages of battery usage for the last 24 hours or seven days.
But race has certainly influenced this spectacle of a bout between two titans of their respective sports in ways both stark and subtle.
Obama and Hillary Clinton are throwing their respective weight behind their own political groups, rather than behind traditional party organs.
Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. for the two programs that won Class 6-A state championships in their respective states last year.
Movements like Greece's Syriza and Spain's Podemos have electoral/institutional capacity: both rapidly became leading political parties in their respective countries.
Halfway through their respective first years, some other presidents before Trump surpassed his 40-law mark, including Jimmy Carter — who signed 70 laws during the same period, and Bill Clinton, who signed 50.
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