Example sentences for: alphabetical

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

  • inter -, re -, un -, etc., that are merely listed at their approximate alphabetical place, without definitions or other lexicographical information); every variant (counted only once); and every change in a part of speech.

  • But all the papers fail to explain how a storm qualifies as a hurricane (once its top sustained winds pass 74 mph) as well as the quaint method by which tropical storms and hurricanes are named (an alphabetical system that starts over each year with a name beginning with "A" and is planned years in advance, so that we already know that the first such storm of 2002 in the Atlantic region will be called Arthur, the second Bertha, and the eighth Hortense).

  • Moreover, if it is deemed advisable to have the names in alphabetical order to make it easy to find a given street, it would be a simple matter to put Karachi Street between Istanbul and Lisbon Streets, Bach Boulevard between Jerusalem and Copland Boulevards followed by Debussy .

  • A Dictionary of Surnames is thus more like a thesaurus than an alphabetical dictionary.

  • The 32 most-visited cities and sights in China, described in detail in this section, are arranged in alphabetical order.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...