Sentence Examples

  • This manufacturing moratorium on women's nylons caused what is referred to as the "Stocking Panic" and created a black market for criminals to sell a pair of nylons for a whopping 2000% markup.
  • Its first steps in war economy were confined to the sphere of finance and credit: the bourse was closed, and a moratorium announced.
  • In 1875 the banks were granted a moratorium, to enable them to obtain coin, but without result.