Challenge in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Challenge

To invite someone to take part in a competition. | To dare someone. | To dispute something.

Short Example Sentences for Challenge

  • 1. I challenge you to do it. 🔊
  • 2. Delay will be a challenge to them of physical combat. 🔊
  • 3. He could not challenge him to a trial of skill. 🔊
  • 4. On the direct challenge must follow the direct reply. 🔊
  • 5. The effect of this challenge was instantaneous and almost ludicrous. 🔊
  • 6. He didn't answer our challenge and fired on us. 🔊
  • 7. There was a challenge in the reposeful black eyes resting upon my face. 🔊
  • 8. Home missions will come as a challenge to men inured to danger and hardship. 🔊
  • 9. He replied to her challenge without hesitation, and strove to speak lightly. 🔊
  • 10. Again was that ironical challenge in Kate's eyes. 🔊
  • 11. There was a challenge in her voice; but Bowles was not dismayed. 🔊
  • 12. It was the sort of challenge to which Fate is apt to give attentive ear. 🔊
  • 13. The challenge here being so direct, Olivia felt it her duty to take it up. 🔊
  • 14. He sent me a challenge once,' remarked Brant; 'I have now come to accept it. 🔊

How to use Challenge in Sentences?

  • 1. They started in pursuit, repeating their challenge and then an order to lie to. 🔊
  • 2. One cannot challenge the assault, get it out into the open, separate truth and falsehood. 🔊
  • 3. He was now, in truth, the king of the wilderness, where no rival dared to challenge his rights. 🔊
  • 4. And as the day wore along, hour after hour, and no challenge came, the boys grew depressed. 🔊
  • 5. But her eyes were smiling that challenge which Stanley Fyles always associated with her. 🔊
  • 6. In that sense, I arraign the whole Church as now constituted, and challenge it to stand a trial. 🔊
  • 7. Mr. Cutler had come up from Carson City, and had sent a man over with a challenge from the hotel. 🔊
  • 8. I challenge the proof of any one apparent historical fact, in either Old or New Testament. 🔊
  • 9. In 1906 Gordon Bennett made the offer of a Challenge Cup for the longest trip by balloon. 🔊
  • 10. It put forth at one and the same time a request for corroboration and a challenge to a contrary opinion. 🔊
  • 11. Outside the muffled tramp of the night patrols and the gruff challenge of sentries fall faintly on the ear. 🔊
  • 12. The challenge of the woman had stirred him out of his calm assurance, but it was in a direction which she could scarcely have expected. 🔊
  • 13. Speedily as challenge had followed insult, he saw with chagrin that there was no hope of keeping the matter secret. 🔊
  • 14. Where else should he have exerted pressure except in the quarter from whence a provocative, insolent challenge had proceeded? 🔊
  • 15. He raised his handsome head with a bright air of challenge that became him, but at the same time exasperated his mother. 🔊
  • 16. Though he may be wholly guiltless, he cannot afford to contradict the customer, nor to challenge him to a vocal duel. 🔊
  • 17. The president glanced round the room with a swift challenge shining through her glasses, and her hard mouth closed tightly. 🔊
  • 18. She talks to me out of pity, but when I first came she looked at me and there was a challenge in her eyes. 🔊
  • 19. If you wish to challenge me for this doubt, I am at your disposal as soon as you have proven me in the wrong. 🔊
  • 20. M. Decharme regards this challenge to the tug of war as a very noble and sublime assertion of supreme sovereignty. 🔊
  • 21. A flaunting challenge still rang in his ears; the settlers had invited him to enter their valley, and now he would answer their gibing call. 🔊