Quotes of comprise

  1. Illegal immigrants are beginning to comprise a black market class of workers in our society, jeopardizing the financial health of companies which play by the rules, while themselves vulnerable to the exploitation by those willing to take advantage of their illegal status. – Spencer Bachus
  2. African Americans make up about 13 percent of the U. S. population but comprise 32 percent of patients treated for kidney failure, giving them a kidney failure rate that is 4. 2 times greater than that of white Americans. – Xavier Becerra
  3. Intervention for the prevention and control of osteoporosis should comprise a combination of legislative action, educational measures, health service activities, media coverage, and individual counselling to initiate changes in behaviour. – Gro Harlem Brundtland
  4. Remember, that of all the elements that comprise a human being, the most important, the most essential, the one that will sustain, transcend, overcome and vanquish obstacles is- Spirit! – Buddy Ebsen
  5. The highly motivated young people who comprise the backbone of our military force truly are taking their place as one of America's greatest generations. – Trent Lott
  6. Median wages of production workers, who comprise 80 percent of the workforce, haven't risen in 30 years, adjusted for inflation. – Robert Reich
  7. Knowledge, the object of knowledge and the knower are the three factors which motivate action; the senses, the work and the doer comprise the threefold basis of action. – Friedrich Schiller
  8. Self -professed conservatives comprise about 40% to 45% of the electorate. – Paul Weyrich

Usage examples for comprise

  1. The Portland estates comprise 180, 000 acres, and his income is estimated at 160, 000l. – The Portland Peerage Romance by Charles J. Archard
  2. Did it not, in fact, comprise all human sentiments, all heavenly hopes? – Juana by Honore de Balzac
  3. Clearly his knowledge of all, as he described it, did not comprise the disgrace which I feared. – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore
  4. The Spiritual Exercises comprise a whole library. – The Autobiography of St. Ignatius by Saint Ignatius Loyola
  5. The People- the toilers of the world, the producers- comprise to me, the universe. – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  6. Another act of faith will comprise the final chapter. – The Forerunners by Romain Rolland
  7. I am a book that is being read, yet I am neither the pages nor the printing on the pages, but only the meaning inherent in the shapes and sequences of the letters that comprise the printing." – The Short Life by Francis Donovan
  8. They comprise the movements of the body of which we are conscious and which are controlled by the mind. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  9. Art should comprise every method that is likely to add to its scope, and the use of leit- motiven opens a vista of illimitable possibilities to the composer of the future. – Masters of French Music by Arthur Hervey
  10. All these agencies comprise a distinctly modern phase of public activity. – The Holy Earth by L. H. Bailey
  11. From time to time superficial articles have appeared in the Manila papers regarding the virtues of some plant or other and these books and articles comprise the whole literature on the subject up to this time. – The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines by T. H. Pardo de Tavera
  12. The supersubmersible flotillas should comprise fifty or sixty of these units. – The Journal of Submarine Commander von Forstner by Georg-Günther von Forstner Commentator: John Hays, Jr. Hammond
  13. Together, the two ideas comprise the program of the more advanced workers in all of the great imperial countries of the world. – The American Empire by Scott Nearing
  14. It ought to comprise in his opinion, meat and beer. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  15. All charms, indeed, thou dost comprise so who shall vie with thee And who shall blame me if for love of such a fair I'm sped? – Tales from the Arabic Volume 3 by John Payne
  16. The schools headed by Signac and Anquetin comprise numerous disciples and adherents. – Modern Painting by George Moore
  17. The six letters that comprise his name pursue every piano that is made. – Chopin: The Man and His Music by James Huneker
  18. The sixty- four thousand Indians thus enumerated comprise substantially all the tribes and bands with which the government is obliged to contemplate the possibility of war. – The Indian Question (1874) by Francis A. Walker
  19. The preceding instructions comprise most of the everyday terms that a coxswain should know. – Rowing by Rudolf Chambers Lehmann

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