Button in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Button

(transitive) To fasten with a button. [from the late 14th c.] | (intransitive) To be fastened by a button or buttons. | A knob or disc that is passed through a loop or (buttonhole), serving as a fastener. [from the mid-13th c.]

Short Example Sentences for Button

  • 1. Again the button was absent. 🔊
  • 2. He pushed a button on his desk. 🔊
  • 3. This time the button was missing. 🔊
  • 4. I wadna gie a button for her! 🔊
  • 5. Sharp was frantically endeavouring to button up his coat. 🔊
  • 6. I wad na gie a button for her! 🔊
  • 7. He presented his heavy button of gold. 🔊
  • 8. He took his hand off the button and lowered the box. 🔊
  • 9. The ball struck a button and glanced around. 🔊
  • 10. My! such nice little button shoes! 🔊
  • 11. Mrs. White fastened a button on her waist. 🔊
  • 12. She pressed a button and the bus skidded to a stop at a crossroads. 🔊
  • 13. In answer to the pressing of the button there came a knock at the door. 🔊
  • 14. He doted on her, and she didn't care a button for him. 🔊
  • 15. The janitor pressed a button and the cage moved slowly upward. 🔊
  • 16. The button bases of the patens bear the donor's crest. 🔊
  • 17. The engineer picked up another phone, snapping a button on the base of it. 🔊
  • 18. Which was true, though Keith would not have cared a button about it. 🔊
  • 19. Finally, "Here's a button gone," she said. 🔊
  • 20. Unfasten a button or two here," he said to her husband and rammed some more. 🔊
  • 21. Mrs. Beale's eyes became fixed upon a refractory button of her glove. 🔊

How to use Button in Sentences?

  • 1. When the crucible has cooled a button of chromium will be found in the bottom. 🔊
  • 2. He fumbled with his breathing globe and then pushed the button that activated the door. 🔊
  • 3. Again the button was absent, and that shirt followed its comrades out of the window. 🔊
  • 4. His power of stinging repartee stood him in good stead, and he never put a button on his foil. 🔊
  • 5. At fifty feet, he jabbed a button on the computer, and the engines growled a harder thrust. 🔊
  • 6. It was a simple matter to even blunder on pushing the button that would set the self-starter in operation. 🔊
  • 7. Its action is to give a series of blows on its gong when its key or push button closes the battery circuit. 🔊
  • 8. The effect is most easily reached when the patient fixates perhaps a shining button held over his eyes or listens to monotonous sounds. 🔊
  • 9. The diving alarm button is fitted just inside the conning-tower lid, and one stoops down to ring it. 🔊
  • 10. The padre was short, thickset, and inclined toward stoutness in the region of the middle button of his cassock. 🔊
  • 11. After the called party has responded, the button at the calling station is released and both low-resistance holding coils act in multiple. 🔊
  • 12. On each side of his chubby face his transparent ears stood out at right angles, and his button of a mouth was wreathed in a genial smile. 🔊
  • 13. He speaks a word, presses at the same time the button of the watch, and presses the stopper when he sees the lips of the patient moving. 🔊
  • 14. And then, he actually closed the court; pressing a button on the bench, he raised a high black screen in front of him and his colleagues. 🔊