Exigent sentence example

exigent
  • In the same year, with Oliver Ellsworth of Connecticut, Nathaniel Gorham of Massachusetts, Gunning Bedford of Delaware, and John Rutledge of South Carolina, he was a member of the committee which reported on the Virginia proposal as to the terms of cession to the Confederation of the "back lands," or unoccupied Western territory, held by several of the states; the report was a skilful compromise made by Madison, which secured the approval of the rather exigent Virginia legislature.
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  • exigent circumstances requiring a return of the attached funds, maintaining the attachment would not be inequitable.
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  • bourn in mind and adds to the already exigent task of the early years educator.
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