Circumstances in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Circumstances

plural of circumstance

Short Example Sentence for Circumstances

  • 1. The circumstances are extraordinary. 🔊
  • 2. Under the circumstances the result was satisfactory. 🔊
  • 3. Under no circumstances would I marry her. 🔊
  • 4. To expect a victory under such circumstances was to look for miracles. 🔊
  • 5. Time and circumstances change men, some for good and some for ill. 🔊
  • 6. Under what different circumstances did England win her position! 🔊
  • 7. Quite as circumstances required it; often, therefore, very long. 🔊

How to use Circumstances in Sentence?

  • 1. I have told of my sisterless youth and the narrow circumstances of my upbringing. 🔊
  • 2. Now, there were certainly some awkward circumstances in respect of this illegitimacy question. 🔊
  • 3. Why was it that men and circumstances would never let one be natural and generous? 🔊
  • 4. Well, let me assure you that under ordinary circumstances it would have been a good shot. 🔊
  • 5. I promise you that under no circumstances will I attempt any measure of violence. 🔊
  • 6. Under all kinds of vexatious circumstances I have been witness of her unassailable good temper. 🔊
  • 7. So, gentlemen, none of you shall know who has the haunted chamber, until circumstances reveal it. 🔊
  • 8. Really one need not be a Turk, under such circumstances to feel tortured by those ugly passions. 🔊
  • 9. Under the circumstances it was not surprising to hear well-founded reports that recruiting was falling off. 🔊
  • 10. These measures and the favoring circumstances that have been mentioned tended of course to the preservation of health among the officers. 🔊
  • 11. What could he do then under such circumstances but sit down again, and write poems in absolutely endless quantities? 🔊
  • 12. Under the circumstances few women would not have lost their temper, but few would have been so prompt in action. 🔊
  • 13. She had a practical side, and she would have made that boarding-house lucrative if circumstances had not been against her. 🔊
  • 14. This same selfishness has been the keynote of her policy down to the present day, except as the force of circumstances has modified it. 🔊
  • 15. I kept a stiff backbone for a while, but presently a futile rage against circumstances bubbled up and boiled over. 🔊
  • 16. Julia was shocked and surprised at the depth of disgraceful vanity and cowardice which special circumstances had brought within her consciousness. 🔊
  • 17. This incorrectness no doubt proceeds from my no longer being able to keep a copyist of my own; circumstances have brought this about. 🔊
  • 18. If he had a wife, she would have a voice in the matter; and in such circumstances as ours a man is easier to deal with. 🔊
  • 19. The confusion naturally incidental to all private theatricals, was ten-fold increased by the circumstances of our projected supper. 🔊
  • 20. Other pressing occupations and various circumstances tended to impede me, which is often the case when a man least expects it. 🔊
  • 21. The circumstances of the case are pretty generally known, and you can understand how unpleasant such a matter must be to the entire family. 🔊
  • 22. The character of an individual, whether he be independent of circumstances or not, inspires others quite as much as his words. 🔊
  • 23. The light which irradiated the image of Patty transfigured the events and circumstances amid which he moved. 🔊
  • 24. Under these circumstances it was generally felt that Clive alone could save the empire which he had founded. 🔊
  • 25. My circumstances do not permit me to accept a less sum from you; all that I can do is to give you the preference. 🔊
  • 26. Oh, what a marvellous power have the words of the blessed Bible to prove their own heavenly origin in circumstances like these! 🔊
  • 27. The post-commandant, if the only British officer on the spot, feels his circumstances more acutely. 🔊
  • 28. Under ordinary circumstances such a sight would have been very inviting; but it was doubly so to Frank, after his long and hot ride. 🔊