Automatic in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Automatic

Capable of operating without external control or intervention. | Done out of habit or without conscious thought. | (of a firearm such as a machine gun) Firing continuously as long as the trigger is pressed until ammunition is exhausted.

Short Example Sentences for Automatic

  • 1. Hal aimed his automatic at him. 🔊
  • 2. Hal grasped his automatic more firmly. 🔊
  • 3. There was an automatic precision in the movements of both. 🔊
  • 4. I have frequently experimented in automatic writing. 🔊
  • 5. Is it automatic action, or what? 🔊
  • 6. His automatic glistened in his hand at his hip. 🔊
  • 7. These things were worked by an automatic process. 🔊
  • 8. He placed his automatic pistol on the chair by the bed. 🔊
  • 9. Every man held an automatic ready for action in each hand. 🔊
  • 10. Methods of Automatic Restoration. 🔊
  • 11. He emerged after them and his hand was on his automatic as he did so. 🔊
  • 12. Then he remembered the automatic stowed in his hip pocket and felt relieved. 🔊
  • 13. Goodham went to the middle table and picked up a heavy automatic pistol. 🔊
  • 14. His second automatic leaped from his pocket and also flashed fire. 🔊
  • 15. When the boy was gone Peter removed the automatic from his raincoat pocket. 🔊
  • 16. She turned to find John Mark, an automatic hanging loosely in his other hand. 🔊
  • 17. Describe the direct-current receiver of the Automatic Electric Company. 🔊

How to use Automatic in Sentences?

  • 1. Success in automatic telephony did come by the re-adoption of the trunking method. 🔊
  • 2. Two general methods present themselves for bringing about the automatic restoration of the drop. 🔊
  • 3. In the right was the gleaming blue-black of an automatic pistol, pointed at my heart. 🔊
  • 4. There has been much difference of opinion on the question of manual versus automatic restoration of drops. 🔊
  • 5. With people talking in the house it was still necessary to put the machines under master automatic and manual control. 🔊
  • 6. In some machines folding and twisting proceed simultaneously, and some are furnished with an automatic stop motion. 🔊
  • 7. He drew his automatic but as quickly thrust it into his coat pocket, as he remembered what the ranger had told him. 🔊
  • 8. Overland grinned, and carelessly shifted the lapel of his coat from beneath which peeped the butt of his automatic pistol. 🔊
  • 9. An overseer, armed with shortstocked whip and automatic revolver unbarred the double doors of the stockade and swung them inward. 🔊
  • 10. With a sleight-of-hand motion, he jerked an automatic revolver from a holster under his left armpit and covered the man. 🔊
  • 11. He sprang to his feet, with his hand diving into his coat, and the fingers he wrapped about the butt of the automatic were as cold as ice. 🔊
  • 12. The man carried an automatic besides this fearful, wirebound cowhide lash that laid open the bare flesh with every stroke. 🔊
  • 13. The machines were inspected, the automatic guns gone over, and nothing left undone that could be thought of to give success. 🔊
  • 14. The automatic tuner on the box corrected to bring the Chief's image in wire-sharp focus. 🔊
  • 15. On one of the chairs lay a small pile of clothes; on the other, close to the head of the bed was an automatic revolver and a gold-faced watch. 🔊
  • 16. It was fitted with an automatic bomb-releasing apparatus, by means of which, as one bomb was released, another slipped into place. 🔊
  • 17. How could he, alone, armed only with an automatic revolver, hope to overpower professional riflemen who numbered at the least forty? 🔊
  • 18. She sat down on the edge of her berth, with her small white feet almost touching the floor, and the huge blue automatic resting upon her knees. 🔊