English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "contingent"

His acceptance of the transfer to Raleigh is contingent upon his wife finding employment in the cityA contingent of students went to the administration office to complain about rising tuition costs.

His acceptance of the transfer to Raleigh is contingent upon his wife finding employment in the city.

Our purchase of the house is contingent upon having the roof re-done.

The arrival of the American contingent in the war-torn region was greeted with celebrations in the streets.

The outdoor music festival is obviously contingent upon the weather.

There was a large contingent of visiting Japanese students at our high school this week.

A huge contingent of Canadian fans made the trip to Salt Lake City to see their men's and women's hockey teams win the Olympic gold medals.

Continued steady growth in the real estate market is largely contingent on low interest rates.

Germany sent its largest ever contingent of athletes to this year's Winter Olympics.

There are more and more employees working in part-time, temporary, seasonal and on-call positions in today's contingent economy.

In 2003, troops from the U.S. and Great Britain, aided by small contingents from a number of other countries, defeated Iraqi forces and occupied Iraq.

The American contingent has long dominated in Olympic basketball.

Hiroko has conditional acceptance into regular programs at the university, contingent upon her results on the IELTS exam.

The governor will be accompanied on his trip to China by a contingent of leading business leaders.

W. Clement Stone once noted that sales are contingent upon the attitude of the salesman - not the attitude of the prospect.

The enrollment in our program is decreasing because the expected contingent from China has not materialized.


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