Example sentences for: adjective

How can you use “adjective” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • fxxxable [Anglo-Australian] Adjective . Sexually desirable.

  • Except for proper names, the spelling checker stopped on two words in the Time paragraphs that were not in its lexicon: show- biz and credentialed . Likewise two words in Pepys's entry gave pause to the checker, though they are not so much lost words as obsolete forms of words: hath and doth . I should add that where Pepys phonetically wrote then he meant than and that he used the adjective handsome to describe his financial condition, as we would rarely do today.

  • Thanks for your excellent recap of Eleanor, Volume 2 . I'd probably quarrel with some of your emphases--and certainly with the strength of that adjective, "irresponsible."

  • Lewis confirmed that this meaning was precisely the one intended, and said that, as far as he knew, his use of it in the New Republic marked this proper noun's maiden voyage as an adjective.

  • It happens when a speaker wants to modify the adjective another , and comes up (turns around?) with That's a whole another subject.


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