Examples of senate in a Sentence
the New York State Senate
The Senate approved the bill.
The Senate voted to repeal the tax cut.
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That followed eight years in the Texas senate representing the 7th district in northwest Harris County.
Melgen was on the hosting committee for a June 2012 fundraiser for Menendez's senate race, a former fundraiser testified.
As voters prepare to choose Gov. Chris Christie’s replacement Tuesday, those in the Philadelphia media market also have been greeted by an onslaught of bitter and misleading or incorrect attack ads from the senate race.
Former Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul, a U.S. senator from Kentucky, has given his support to Roy Moore in the Alabama senate race.
The cowards student senate held a vote on Monday via secret ballot while Stewart was out of town.
The Illinois senate is also expected to override the veto.
Once the measures that Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy proposed this morning are approved by the senate, the region will be under direct Spanish rule for the first time since democracy was restored in 1978, following the death of the dictator Franco.
Along the way, you research military technologies, colonize planets, subvert the galactic senate, and smash dozens of small plastic space ships together in generally futile attempts at becoming EMPEROR of SPACE.
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SENATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of senate for English Language Learners
the Senate : the smaller group of the two groups of people who meet to discuss and make the laws of a country, state, etc.; especially : the smaller group of the two groups that form the U.S. Congress
: a group of people who govern some colleges and universities
the Senate : the group of officials who led the ancient Roman government
SENATE Defined for Kids
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