Example sentences for: ancestors

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

  • So before the next time one of these language elitists rolls up into a 7-11 and talks trash about the Indian guy behind the counter speaking broken English, he should instead thank the Indian guy because his precious English language was "invented" by the Indians' ancestors.

  • Gazing in it, Harry sees his family for the first time: his dead mother and father and a whole array ancestors.

  • Festival of Hungry Ghosts: The Chinese honor ancestors with prayers, banquets, and Chinese opera.

  • While bumps (1592) as `gestures of concupiscence' (1340) are now automatically associated with grinds, our ancestors used many words to describe lumps (1475) in the skin.

  • She was one of several New Mexican women, such as Cleofas M. Jaramillo and Nina Otero-Warren, who wrote of the culture and heritage of their Hispano ancestors.

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