Usage examples for institutional

  1. In some cases delinquent children are sent back to school, in other cases they are placed on probation, in still other cases special institutional treatment is provided. – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  2. Institutional religion is the special object of their distrust. – The Church and Modern Life by Washington Gladden
  3. Such a statue would tend also to keep her religion a divine intimacy rather than a creed or an institutional observance. – Seeds of Pine by Janey Canuck
  4. On a side street near by, next to a kind of institutional meeting- house belonging to the Friends, is a beautiful green inclosure where fourteen thousand Quakers lie buried in unmarked graves. – Milton's England by Lucia Ames Mead
  5. I might possibly have got her into an institutional home- Mr. Bentley did better than that, far better. – The Inside of the Cup, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  6. But in nine cases out of ten he will perceive, if he reflects on what has happened, that the groove which has led to this result was cut by minds not primarily interested in religion but bent on protecting some quite alien interest, possibly a vested interest, institutional or political, to which religion had proved itself serviceable. – Religious Perplexities by L. P. Jacks
  7. They are more free from class or institutional control than other social values. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.