Alternating in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Alternating

That alternates. | (mathematics, of a knot) Having a planar diagram whose crossings alternate between "over" and "under" as one travels along the knot. | (mathematics, of a series) Having terms that alternate between positive and negative.

Short Example Sentence for Alternating

  • 1. The alternating calculus. 🔊
  • 2. And from here we come to the exceptional cases of alternating personality. 🔊
  • 3. Each of us had a pleasant ride alternating with a pleasant walk. 🔊
  • 4. With straining ears, Folsom listened, hope and fear alternating in his breast. 🔊

How to use Alternating in Sentence?

  • 1. His brain kept alternating between the disappointments of the past and hopes of the future. 🔊
  • 2. How does a conductor behave in connection with direct current and how with alternating current? 🔊
  • 3. As there said, the entire reason for alternating the colors can not be certainly assumed. 🔊
  • 4. The materials are brown and yellow sandstone, with black and red tiles alternating on the roof. 🔊
  • 5. This alternating with the pack and sitz-bath should be repeated, till the head becomes clear. 🔊
  • 6. The same system of alternating plays with opera obtains in all but the very largest German cities. 🔊
  • 7. All this extraordinary day I had been alternating between excessive gaiety and sad regrets. 🔊
  • 8. They should be used only as temporary trees, alternating with elms, hard maples, and ashes. 🔊
  • 9. For two hours Godfrey was a prey to alternating emotions more easy to indicate than to describe. 🔊
  • 10. So also in life, by diversity of aim, alternating work and play, happiness is secured. 🔊
  • 11. But from my lengthy idleness alternating with moderate action, I had no strain upon my faculties. 🔊
  • 12. Hamm stood smiling, his searching glance alternating between the stately young man and Angela. 🔊
  • 13. Mrs. Abbot was alternating between a basket of sewing and a well-worn, cheap-edition novel. 🔊
  • 14. The lightning played with terrific splendor, alternating with the blackness of the heavens; and the roar of the waves was only hushed by the awful artillery of the skies. 🔊
  • 15. Such a telephone is at once the simplest known form of electric generator or motor for alternating currents. 🔊
  • 16. This is characteristic of the country, muskegs and areas of rich soil alternating in all directions. 🔊
  • 17. Oliphant did it over and over again, besides alternating the annual dose still more frequently with twos and threes. 🔊
  • 18. It is important to note that it is change, and change only, which produces that alternating current. 🔊
  • 19. There is no practical reason discernable for the use of alternating colors save the avoidance of confusion between bar combinations. 🔊
  • 20. The baths were taken every two or three days, alternating with strong galvanizations of the spine. 🔊
  • 21. As is to be expected from any two-pole alternating generator, there is one cycle of current for each revolution of the armature. 🔊
  • 22. The trees and the grass have now the brightest possible green, there having been so many showers alternating with such powerful sunshine. 🔊
  • 23. One may begin by alternating the nursing and the bottle-feeding and increase the number of bottle-feedings as may be indicated by the results. 🔊
  • 24. In joyful anticipations alternating with uneasy apprehensions over the success of the plan of escape, they passed the succeeding hours. 🔊
  • 25. An interrupted or alternating current of proper frequency and amount will produce in it a musical tone which can be heard throughout a large room. 🔊
  • 26. The area is thus an alternating series of three wooded slopes and two grass-covered, relatively level areas. 🔊
  • 27. An alternating current, on the other hand, flowing through a coil of wire, would make a magnet that changed its poles with each half-cycle. 🔊
  • 28. From this it follows that alternating currents will be impressed upon the right-hand line and these will affect the receiver at Station B. 🔊
  • 29. As a consequence of the rotation of the one sphere round the other the beings inhabiting these heavenly bodies experience the alternating conditions of consciousness above described. 🔊
  • 30. Well content for the moment with the world and ourselves, we fared on through the alternating sunshine and shade, and were happy with the careless inhabitants of the forest. 🔊
  • 31. The alternating currents flowing in the primary of the coil induce currents in the secondary of the coil which supplement and augment the fluctuations produced by the direct action of the transmitter. 🔊
  • 32. A condenser is used in series with a polarized ringer for the purpose of letting through alternating current for ringing the bell, and of preventing the flow of direct current. 🔊
  • 33. Similarly and for the same reason leaves are developed mostly in an alternating fashion, so that each may be able to expose its green surface to the light and air as much as possible. 🔊
  • 34. The degree to which the condenser allows alternating currents to pass while stopping direct currents, depends on the capacity of the condenser and on the frequencies of alternating current. 🔊
  • 35. Certain simplifications in the use of single-phase alternating currents in traction motors have increased the number of roads using a system of alternating-current power supply. 🔊
  • 36. This causes us to recur to the doctrine of critical periods, when many species were introduced together, alternating with periods of decay and extinction. 🔊