Boy in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Boy

to use the word boy to refer to someone | (transitive) to act as a boy (in allusion to the former practice of boys acting women's parts on the stage) | A young male, [from 15th c.] particularly

Short Example Sentences for Boy

  • 1. Your boy to do such things? 🔊
  • 2. Was it that the boy was shamming? 🔊
  • 3. Can my boy marry her? 🔊
  • 4. The little boy bowed. 🔊
  • 5. Which boy or girl is north of you? 🔊
  • 6. The boy ran to the house. 🔊
  • 7. He got away with the boy safely after all. 🔊
  • 8. A little negro boy kneels before her with a silver mirror. 🔊
  • 9. In her I seemed to see that boy again. 🔊
  • 10. That I should send the boy to call you forth. 🔊
  • 11. He sent the boy to the White Fathers in Malacca. 🔊
  • 12. A graphic account of the adventures of a country boy in the city. 🔊
  • 13. There was not another boy in the school that could approach this feat. 🔊
  • 14. But hasn't the boy got a pair of lungs, though? 🔊
  • 15. He was old and white-headed, but the boy of fifteen was still visible in him. 🔊
  • 16. The miseries that a conceited boy will endure to keep up his "reputation"! 🔊
  • 17. Henry was a very much finer and better boy than ever Sid was. 🔊
  • 18. We had a little slave boy whom we had hired from some one, there in Hannibal. 🔊
  • 19. There isn't a grocer's boy in the place who doesn't know all this. 🔊

How to use Boy in Sentences?

  • 1. How different is your walk to school each day from that of the city boy or girl! 🔊
  • 2. They were pretty dreary books, for there was not a bad boy in the entire bookcase. 🔊
  • 3. That boy was now seated in the middle of the house, half-way down the main aisle. 🔊
  • 4. He was ignorant, unwashed, insufficiently fed; but he had as good a heart as ever any boy had. 🔊
  • 5. And yet, before this time, he had occasionally given the boy harsh words and looks.... 🔊
  • 6. When I was a boy I was all for shooting, perhaps because I could never get enough. 🔊
  • 7. The injured boy had been taken out of their jurisdiction and that seemed to lead them to believe that it ended their responsibility. 🔊
  • 8. She had to take the boy back from them; and after she had got him back, she did not like to part with him any more. 🔊
  • 9. It is all very well to say that the boy was asleep for seven years and then woke up; but what does such a statement mean? 🔊
  • 10. The tray of penny jewellery was placed at the corner of a table, and a small boy set to watch over it. 🔊
  • 11. The boy was a clever boy, but he was not a detective trained in this species of research, and the problem was beyond his ingenuity. 🔊
  • 12. The boy had watched the recapture of the lifeless body in solemn silence, a red flush of color in either cheek. 🔊
  • 13. He was as healthy as the average of boys of fourteen (if he were a boy of fourteen, and not a child of seven). 🔊
  • 14. The boy had never in his life walked so far before, although his limbs were perfectly developed and able for much longer pilgrimages. 🔊
  • 15. Fitchett has achieved a real success, and the boy who cannot read these volumes with pleasure (and profit) is hopeless. 🔊
  • 16. For to concern yourself with both, appears As if you'd redemand the boy you gave. 🔊