Cup in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Cup

(transitive) To form into the shape of a cup, particularly of the hands. | (transitive) To hold something in cupped hands. | (transitive, obsolete) To supply with cups of wine.

Short Example Sentences for Cup

  • 1. Some leaves of this kind hold more than a cup of water. 🔊
  • 2. Wallie in turn emptied the cup and passed it back. 🔊
  • 3. But the cup of disappointment is not full even yet. 🔊
  • 4. Brigham looked up from his cup of coffee and said nothing. 🔊
  • 5. Beat together 3 eggs and a cup and a half of sugar. 🔊
  • 6. Where's your cup of gold? 🔊
  • 7. Not having breakfasted, he decided to have a cup of cocoa and a roll. 🔊
  • 8. Dissolve 3/4 of a box of gelatine in 1/2 a cup of cold water. 🔊
  • 9. When melted and rubbed smooth add 1/2 a cup of milk and the celery. 🔊
  • 10. The cup of indignation, already full to the brim, now overflowed. 🔊
  • 11. Cut an onion into a saucepan, add a cup of water, a little mace and parsley. 🔊
  • 12. Remove from the fire; add a cup and a half of sugar, and 1 qt. of cream. 🔊
  • 13. Won the Michelin cup in 1909, making the record of 4 h. 17 min. 🔊

How to use Cup in Sentences?

  • 1. Harding put the cup with more tea to his lips again, and again he drank greedily. 🔊
  • 2. Whenever your solitude weighs on you, come in and let me give you a cup of tea. 🔊
  • 3. Dick was lying on the couch, and his mother was busy making a cup of tea for him. 🔊
  • 4. This accomplished, he reached under the floor and produced a tin cup and a two-gallon jug. 🔊
  • 5. From professional incontinence, perhaps, he thirsted for a full cup of harrowing detail. 🔊
  • 6. The porous cup is cylindrical in form, about three inches in diameter and seven inches deep. 🔊
  • 7. Aronach took no notice, but went on pouring coffee, one cup of which he set by the kitten. 🔊
  • 8. I used to see ladies, who came in for a quiet cup of tea, glancing sidelong at him. 🔊
  • 9. Scald 1-1/2 cups of milk, half a cup of ground coffee, and let stand 20 minutes. 🔊
  • 10. To the yolks add 1/2 a cup of milk, pinch of salt, pepper and 1/2 a cup of bread crumbs. 🔊
  • 11. You ask a full cup for half a thirst: Half was love of me, and half love to be first. 🔊
  • 12. Into the laird's cup of wine he had dropped some sour berries which he had picked on his way. 🔊
  • 13. I have given what is a correct decoration for a plate and cup and saucer, but there are other methods of treatment than those just named. 🔊
  • 14. Then he opened his eyes and saw his mother standing beside him with a second cup of bitter tea in her hand. 🔊
  • 15. The mercury placed in the bottom of the porous cup with the zinc keeps the zinc in a state of perpetual amalgamation. 🔊
  • 16. Half an hour before serving add a small cup of cream or milk and baste thoroughly over a hotter fire. 🔊
  • 17. As it was she thought he had been drinking, and began to prepare surreptitiously a good strong cup of black coffee. 🔊
  • 18. At length they came to a small osteria on the mountain, where they proposed to enter and have a cup of wine together. 🔊
  • 19. Turn into a pudding dish and cover with half a cup of cracker crumbs, mixed with 3 tablespoonfuls of melted butter. 🔊
  • 20. Boil 1 cup of rice rapidly for half an hour, drain in a colander and stand in the oven for a few minutes to dry out the rice. 🔊
  • 21. Cook 3 tablespoonfuls of flour in four of butter; add 1/2 a cup of milk, season with salt and pepper. 🔊
  • 22. He'd taken to me and our Betty, and used often to call and have a cup of tea with us. 🔊