Chief in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Chief

Primary; principal. | (Scotland, obsolete) Intimate. | (US, slang) To smoke cannabis. | A leader or head of a group of people, organisation, etc. [from 13th c.] | (heraldry) The top part of a shield or escutcheon; more specifically, an ordinary consisting of the upper part of the field cut off by a horizontal line, generally occupying the top third. [from 15th c.]

Short Sentences for Chief

  • 1. Their chief anxiety was lest they should ask too little. 🔊
  • 2. I returned home to act as chief mourner at his funeral. 🔊
  • 3. After this event the chief returned to Oquaga. 🔊
  • 4. A parson of the Church of England is his chief assistant. 🔊
  • 5. The heart of the War Chief throbbed with savage delight. 🔊
  • 6. Bauer, chief secretary to the Austrian Embassy in London. 🔊
  • 7. In this a favourite cock of hers was the chief transgressor. 🔊
  • 8. This was a sabre-duel between the chief of police and the city attorney. 🔊
  • 9. The chief thing seems to me to be to work a way out of the muddle. 🔊
  • 10. With head erect, the strong-knit figure of the chief stands at repose. 🔊
  • 11. To which is added a Description of the Chief Continental Systems. 🔊

How to use Chief in Sentences?

  • 1. Besides, the conduct of the chief towards me made me feel certain of speedy deliverance. 🔊
  • 2. The chief was slow and taciturn in answering, but at last burst forth in no uncertain language. 🔊
  • 3. I had really fancied myself the chief character in this interview with Mrs. Moss. 🔊
  • 4. The chief cause of anxiety to honest Wolfert, however, was the growing prosperity of the city. 🔊
  • 5. Backed by his faithful warriors, the War Chief could speak in tones of authority to his foe. 🔊
  • 6. Pontiac, great chief of the Ottawas, had raised the standard of revolt against English rule. 🔊
  • 7. In February, 1911, appointed chief aviation instructor to the Spanish Army. 🔊
  • 8. His chief opponents are, first, Eristics or Megarians; secondly, the Materialists. 🔊
  • 9. The consideration of most of them may be deferred; but we had better now discuss the chief captain and leader of them. 🔊
  • 10. The worthy gentleman did not know whether he stood on his head or his heels, and yet he is one of the chief men in the land! 🔊