Clock in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Clock

(Scotland, intransitive, dated) To make the sound of a hen; to cluck. | (Scotland, intransitive, dated) To hatch. | A large beetle, especially the European dung beetle (Geotrupes stercorarius).

Short Example Sentence for Clock

  • 1. The clock attracted him again. 🔊
  • 2. So he had slept the clock round! 🔊
  • 3. The clock strikes three. 🔊
  • 4. The clock began to chime. 🔊
  • 5. The clock was pointing at a quarter to five. 🔊
  • 6. It was just such an old clock as ghosts are fond of. 🔊
  • 7. The hands of the clock point to nine. 🔊
  • 8. Somewhere in the town a clock struck ten. 🔊
  • 9. Joe looked at the clock through the windows of the bar. 🔊
  • 10. I despise a clock that looks worried. 🔊
  • 11. His eye rested on the clock over the long mirror. 🔊
  • 12. The kitchen clock is more convenient than sidereal time. 🔊
  • 13. At last the clock struck the dinner-hour. 🔊
  • 14. The electric clock was purring soberly around the dial. 🔊
  • 15. The clock on the post-office tower showed six! 🔊
  • 16. The round clock behind the bar ticked loudly, ominously. 🔊
  • 17. And the old clock that you heard strike belonged to my grandfather. 🔊
  • 18. The last thing she remembered was the clock striking eleven. 🔊
  • 19. Wondering irresolutely what to do next, the clock struck twelve. 🔊
  • 20. He had acquired a clock in the morning; why not another in the afternoon? 🔊
  • 21. Ada watched the clock anxiously, fearing she would be baulked. 🔊
  • 22. We're all to meet in the field when the church clock strikes two. 🔊
  • 23. Now the clock struck twelve--and, bounce! 🔊
  • 24. I heard the clock strike the hours--midnight, one, two. 🔊

How to use Clock in Sentence?

  • 1. And his fancy wandered off in meditation of what he would do with a clock of his own. 🔊
  • 2. That dog somehow became mixed up with that old family clock that stood in the corner. 🔊
  • 3. Of what such a clock cost he had no notion, though he felt it must be some inconceivable sum. 🔊
  • 4. The clock was indeed an exchange, though not altogether an innocent one: the facts being these. 🔊
  • 5. But no: both were gold, and heavy: a red clock and slang if ever there was one. 🔊
  • 6. The clock ticked loudly in the silence of the old room, the hands moving slowly towards ten. 🔊
  • 7. A glance at the big clock in the tower opposite her bedroom window convinced her that her watch was to be taken seriously. 🔊
  • 8. Then he darted into the room, whipped the clock under the breast of the big jacket, and went for the stairs. 🔊
  • 9. In the oak-paneled hallway a shadowy, tall clock swallowed gutturally on the verge of striking nine. 🔊
  • 10. The belfry clock strikes and we fear we shall be late to school, and recovering from this fear feel relieved that our anxiety is over. 🔊
  • 11. Yes, certainly a clock must stand eminent among the things he would buy, when he had plenty of money. 🔊
  • 12. There the clock had stood at his mercy, and by all Jago custom and ethic it was his if only he could get clear away with it. 🔊
  • 13. At her scathing words the Man straightened up very suddenly in his chair and gazed over at the little clock in a startled sort of way. 🔊
  • 14. Josh Perrott turned and looked at the clock behind him, with the faces over it, peering from the gallery. 🔊
  • 15. The cuckoo clock in the hall struck midnight; every one pressed to depart, for seldom was such a late hour trespassed on by these quiet burghers. 🔊
  • 16. The little clock on the mantel-piece ticked away busily in the silence, and Dicky instantly thought of the hunchback. 🔊