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How to use momentous in a sentence
Far more momentous is the changing of the guard in the semiconductor industry.
NBA All-Stars also staged a strike before tipoff in 1964, fighting for better working conditions for all players — a momentous event in the history of the sports labor movement.Why A Strike For Racial Justice Started With The Milwaukee Bucks And The NBA | Neil Paine (email@example.com) | August 27, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
It might seem surprising to political junkies that something as momentous as the presidential election would have a much smaller predicted effect on the economy than schools reopening or Congress passing additional stimulus.Even With A Vaccine, The Economy Could Take Many Months To Return To Normal | Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux | August 25, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
While we celebrate the momentous occasion of women being granted the right to vote, we must also reflect on the work needed to ensure gender and racial equality.Melinda Gates, Ai-jen Poo, and 9 more women on what the 19th Amendment’s 100th anniversary means to them | ehinchliffe | August 18, 2020 | Fortune
This momentous rise of commercialism was accompanied by large scale import of slaves from far and wide lands.Ostia Antica: Reconstruction and History of The Harbor City of Ancient Rome | Dattatreya Mandal | April 14, 2020 | Realm of History
He returned when she took on the Abner Louima case, which was as momentous in 1999 as the Michael Brown case in Ferguson is now.For Next AG, Obama Picks a Quiet Fighter With a Heavy Punch | Michael Daly | November 8, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
There is something mysterious and possibly momentous, indeed even disturbing, about this most recent story in the Times.Before Ditching His Top Aides, Obama Should Look in the Mirror | Leslie H. Gelb | November 2, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It was, of course, a momentous book, in our memory and in its own time.
Speaking of time flying by, you have an extremely momentous birthday coming up.Molly Shannon on ‘Life After Beth,’ Turning 50, and ‘Never Been Kissed’ | Melissa Leon | August 17, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Thirty years ago this week, Ronald Reagan made perhaps the most momentous decision of his presidency.An Investigation Into the Delicious Origins of Ice Cream | Andrew Romano | July 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
These are few and verbal, but momentous, and were not made without consultation of many critical authorities and versions.Solomon and Solomonic Literature | Moncure Daniel Conway
Not one word did Mrs. Dodd utter for many days to her husband of her momentous conversation with the squire.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3) | Charles James Wills
Congress met, and during the debate on the momentous question—peace or war—the hitherto compact group of intransigents weakened.The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
The king, however, soon forgot the neglect of etiquette in the momentous questions which were pressing upon his attention.Madame Roland, Makers of History | John S. C. Abbott
It would be curious to investigate the feelings of princes on occasions so momentous to themselves and to their people.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil | Maria Graham
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