Example sentences for: descended

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

  • She now lives in Notting Hill but has gone into hiding since the Belgian press descended on the fashionable west London district this week.

  • By 9:59, at least one person had descended from as high as the 91st floor of that tower, and stairwell A was reported to have been almost empty.

  • Clinton paid tribute there to Americans descended from slaves brought from Africa.

  • It is impossible to measure how many more civilians who descended to the ground floors would have died but for the NYPD and PAPD personnel directing them-via safe exit routes that avoided jumpers and debris-to leave the complex urgently but calmly.

  • The $165 million craft and its two $29 million probes have not been heard from since they descended to the planet's south pole Friday.

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