Adult in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Adult

Fully grown. | Intended for or restricted to adults rather than children. | Containing material of an explicit sexual nature; of, or pertaining to, pornography.

Short Example Sentence for Adult

  • 1. That is where the adult punctured the husk. 🔊
  • 2. Only adult specimens were used in comparison. 🔊
  • 3. The adult males have a uniformly orange-red dewlap. 🔊
  • 4. The color pattern is the same in both juvenal and adult pelages. 🔊
  • 5. To me there has ever been something depressing about an adult codfish. 🔊
  • 6. In adult males the top of the head was reddish orange in life. 🔊
  • 7. The amount exhaled by an adult averages about 20 l. per hour. 🔊
  • 8. An adult female having minute ovarian eggs has a snout-vent length of 81 mm. 🔊
  • 9. Two adult females have snout-vent lengths of 80.4 and 87.6 mm. 🔊

How to use Adult in a Sentence?

  • 1. One was apparently a boy of about thirteen, while the other was an adult with a dark coat. 🔊
  • 2. The adult two-winged fly lays its eggs on the exterior of the animal to be infested. 🔊
  • 3. A mosquito lives three or four weeks in the water before changing to the adult or winged stage. 🔊
  • 4. Two juveniles were on the forest floor; one juvenile and an adult were on low bushes. 🔊
  • 5. After that we had lobsters, half-fare size, but charged for at the full adult rates. 🔊
  • 6. The three bacula are from adult voles having testes that measured 15, 16 and 16 mm. 🔊
  • 7. Adult females molt later, as a rule, than adult males probably because of lactation. 🔊
  • 8. An adult male having a total length of 420 mm. has a cream-colored venter with brown flecks. 🔊
  • 9. One adult male having a snout-vent length of 89 mm. was found beneath a log in the forest. 🔊
  • 10. An adult female having a snout-vent length of 27.5 mm. was found on the forest floor by day. 🔊
  • 11. The adult fly (Fig. 76) is gayly spotted and banded with yellow, resembling closely a wasp. 🔊
  • 12. The coloration of this juvenal pelage resembles that of adults in winter pelage which is duller than adult summer pelage. 🔊
  • 13. When about to change into the adult fly, the pupa climbs up some plant near the surface of the water. 🔊
  • 14. But more important than these exhibits is what we do through the educational system; adult lectures, and so forth. 🔊
  • 15. The adult form is about the size of a slender knitting needle, and is seen in moist soil and in pools. 🔊
  • 16. The adult women all wear a piece of cotton pinned on the head, and falling over the back and shoulders. 🔊
  • 17. The one adult is olive-brown above and creamy white below on the anterior three-fourths of the body; posteriorly it is black above and below. 🔊
  • 18. In all these insects the rudiments of the wings, legs, and even of the ovipositor of the adult exist in the young larva. 🔊
  • 19. One adult male having a snout-vent length of 82 mm. was found beneath a palm frond on the forest floor. 🔊
  • 20. Other insects hibernate in the adult or imago form, either as beetles, butterflies or certain species of bees. 🔊
  • 21. The alternative was to cut off the representation from States that denied the elective franchise to any class of adult male citizens. 🔊
  • 22. This boy was tall and slender, and his face, though he had an elegant head, was too formed and adult to be agreeable or very taking for me. 🔊
  • 23. Another interesting point is, that while the larvae vary so remarkably in form, the adult ichneumon flies are remarkably similar to one another. 🔊
  • 24. The adult weevils puncture the young flower-buds and deposit eggs; and as the grubs from the eggs develop, the bud drops. 🔊
  • 25. An adult male having a snout-vent length of 41.7 mm. was found at night on the forest floor at the edge of a temporary pond. 🔊
  • 26. Or, as is done in some places, the adult labour might find it advantageous to collect bark-shavings at low rates per pound. 🔊
  • 27. One adult male had, in life, the top of the head yellow with black spots; the stripes on the head and neck were red. 🔊
  • 28. In its adult condition the flea combines the characters of the Diptera, with certain features of the grasshoppers and cockroaches, and the bugs. 🔊
  • 29. It was, as Fred had mentioned to me, as an adult and as an esquire, and the writing was bold, black, and backward. 🔊
  • 30. As in Japan, every adult male has his seal, of agate or cornelian among the rich, and of brass or silver among the poor. 🔊
  • 31. Even in the United States, the tendency of soldiers to kill themselves is 8-1/2 times that of adult men in civil life. 🔊