Conviction in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Conviction

(countable) A firmly held belief. | (countable) A judgement of guilt in a court of law. | (uncountable) The state of being found or proved guilty. | (uncountable) The state of being wholly convinced.

Short Sentences for Conviction

  • 1. And yet they no conviction bring. 🔊
  • 2. His conviction suddenly extended to her. 🔊
  • 3. His certainty carried conviction with it. 🔊
  • 4. Longer he looked, and stronger the conviction grew. 🔊
  • 5. Stronger, more strong, conviction grows! 🔊
  • 6. It was purely a conviction that some change was awaiting me. 🔊
  • 7. I trow they could not look upon her, or hear her, without conviction of heart. 🔊
  • 8. She had a conviction that it would be to Atlantic City, or to Niagara Falls. 🔊

How to use Conviction in Sentences?

  • 1. A suspected murderer is now tried through all the courts before his conviction can be determined. 🔊
  • 2. But perhaps this conviction on both sides served to make the barrier between them stronger. 🔊
  • 3. Not one of them dissented from his statement; he had voiced the joint conviction of them all. 🔊
  • 4. They require the same adherence, thorough conviction and reality in public men. 🔊
  • 5. She had a strange, unemotional conviction that the house was particularly convenient for a crime. 🔊
  • 6. The moment the idea popped into my brain, it brought conviction and comfort with it. 🔊
  • 7. He could only shake his head and repeat his conviction that niggers were the curse of the South. 🔊
  • 8. Ben Jolly spoke the words with a grim conviction that had its effect upon his friends. 🔊
  • 9. No one, it is well known, felt this conviction more deeply than Newton himself. 🔊
  • 10. The chief of the Irish Directory felt the humbling conviction that he was not fit for his post. 🔊
  • 11. My conviction is that the mood in which the continuation of his story would appear sympathetic is very rare. 🔊
  • 12. But when the conviction did force itself upon him their most insistent and insolent barking was powerless to arrest his further attention. 🔊
  • 13. The conviction helped him to settle more luxuriously into the depths of his couch and to relish the flavor of his cigar. 🔊
  • 14. That he was working to get her into his power became more than ever a conviction the minute she looked into what she called that lowering gaze. 🔊
  • 15. There dawned upon them the conviction that perhaps, after all, the old scheme of life had not been sufficient. 🔊
  • 16. She actually believed that she was grown unlovable, and the conviction that her voice was not worth considering haunted her morbidly. 🔊