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    Rank popularity for the word 'exceptions' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4030

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exceptions in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

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    The numerical value of exceptions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of exceptions in a Sentence

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    He's not the president, and we do have some special exceptions for someone actually in the office. So, I do think that, just like any American, if there is evidence, that evidence should be pursued.

  2. George Osner:

    There are no exceptions to the rule that everybody likes to be an exception to the rule.

  3. Bob Corker:

    Existing NSG guidelines were established to guard against nuclear proliferation, and we should not create exceptions for particular countries.

  4. Josh Shapiro:

    I can tell you it's on people's minds, Republicans and Democrats, a group of Republican women hosted it for me [and] told me they'd never voted for a Democrat before. But because of the Dobbs decision, because of the fact that they felt the Supreme Court took away a right and that my opponent is just so dangerous and extreme on this issue — I mean, by far the most extreme in the nation, leaves no room for exceptions — they felt that it was time to cross party lines and support me.

  5. Sarah Andersen:

    There will never be exceptions in cases where one side is below the age of 15.

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