Contrivance in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Contrivance

something contrived, as a mechanical device or a clever plan

Examples of Contrivance in a sentence

While we thought the movie was supposed to be an insightful documentary, it was actually nothing more than a political contrivance created to stir hate among ethic groups.  πŸ”Š

The teacher quickly saw through the boy’s contrivance to avoid completing his assignment.  πŸ”Š

Although Jake’s story seems to be a contrivance, the incident happened exactly as he told it.  πŸ”Š

Unlike many science fiction movies, this one does not contain a time travel contrivance that allows our hero to change the future of the world.  πŸ”Š

Every smoker believes the cigarette tax is yet another contrivance designed to take money from hardworking men and women.  πŸ”Š

Before you spend a great deal of money on the latest kitchen contrivance, you should read the reviews of those who have already purchased the device.  πŸ”Š

The new filling contrivance is so effective that many people are expected to lose their jobs at the bottling plant.  πŸ”Š

Since the plumbing contrivance does not work very well, it continues to sit on store shelves.  πŸ”Š

The thief’s contrivance for robbing the jewelry store did not take into account the presence of the guard dogs.  πŸ”Š

Though the bird’s song in the film appears to be natural, the sound is actually a musical contrivance that was digitally created.  πŸ”Š

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