Example sentences for: invents

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

  • The soporific thing Jacob Weisberg so offhandedly invents in "Brill, Mote, and Beam" bears no resemblance to CJR , and we're surprised the false description got past your editors.

  • Unlike the novelist, who invents (supposedly) his characters, or the historian, who grapples with a populous cast, the biographer enters into a curious intimacy with the person being written about, a relationship charged with ambivalence, resentment, love, dependency, and all the myriad other emotions that crowd in whenever we allow ourselves to become intimate with another.

  • Winchester invents some luscious women: young, chocolate-skinned, giggling naked girls with sleek wet bodies and rosebud nipples and long hair and coltish legs with scarlet and purple petals folded behind their ears, who play in the white Indian Ocean surf and who run, quite without shame, along the cool wet sands on their way back home (40).

  • Janis Joplin invents primal screaming and Jimi Hendrix a kind of vatic solipsism.

  • But now Maxwell enters and invents a “wee creature,” later dubbed Maxwell’s demon.

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