De facto in a Sentence ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of De facto

in use regardless of actual status

Examples of De facto in a sentence

Although Jim and Sarah have never married, they consider their thirty-year relationship to be a de facto marriage. ๐Ÿ”Š

The wife is usually the de facto head of the household.  ๐Ÿ”Š

When the dictator was removed from power, a de facto government immediately fell into place. ๐Ÿ”Š

To many, it seems as though school tests are a de facto method of segregating the students.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Some celebrities appear to live by a set of de facto laws that give them privileges common people do not have.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Since my sister abandoned her children, I am now the kidsโ€™ de facto guardian.  ๐Ÿ”Š

John became the de facto man of the house when his father was killed in a car crash.  ๐Ÿ”Š

In times of a national crisis, the government can appoint the military to serve as a de facto branch of law enforcement.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Our countryโ€™s economy is a type of de facto monopoly in which a few large companies control most of the wealth and power.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Even though the president has not made a formal announcement, he started a de facto war when he sent fighter planes into a foreign country.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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