Examples of shortage in a Sentence
there was a troubling shortage of supplies for the troops overseas this year
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Combined with the crowded roster, the shortage of long-term promotions from Louisville isn’t for a lack of talent, but possibly a lack of control, DeShields said.
Unlike in many Senate races, there is no shortage of Democrats chomping at the bit to run against him.) -- In Maine, both Republican Gov. Paul LePage and Democratic legislators are claiming credit for ending their own state shutdown early Tuesday.
With billionaires flinging money everywhere, there certainly will be no shortage of campaign ads trying to convince us that one candidate is better than the other.
There are no shortage of people putting together stunts like this specifically to fool the world.
Across the country, teacher shortages affect high-poverty, high-minority schools disproportionately, often the result of teacher attrition.
And there is no shortage of investment in this area with companies—including Amazon (amzn, -0.09%), Microsoft (msft, -0.01%), Google (goog, -0.25%), and Facebook (fb, -0.33%)—all pouring billions into artificial intelligence research.
As befits the future wife of a former Goldman Sachs exec and Hollywood producer (his credits include American Sniper, Mad Max: Fury Road, and Wonder Woman), Linton will surely have no shortage of cinematic pieces to wear for her big day.
With every accessory from fidget spinners to forks currently decorating manicures on social media, there's no shortage of nail art ideas out there.
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SHORTAGE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shortage for English Language Learners
: a state in which there is not enough of something that is needed ( chiefly Brit )
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