Discovery in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Discovery

Something discovered. | (uncountable) The discovering of new things. | (countable, archaic) An act of uncovering or revealing something; a revelation.

Short Example Sentences for Discovery

  • 1. What a terrible discovery was in store for me! 🔊
  • 2. The discovery was a stroke of luck. 🔊
  • 3. The discovery was both a surprise and a delight. 🔊
  • 4. This was a discovery they made after purchase. 🔊
  • 5. After this discovery he was fit to face anything. 🔊
  • 6. She made the discovery of her gift quite by accident. 🔊
  • 7. Bernard Hertzog at this discovery was in consternation. 🔊
  • 8. The Editor had another discovery to announce. 🔊
  • 9. This unexpected discovery meant much to Kallash. 🔊
  • 10. It was rather startling like the discovery of a new faculty in himself. 🔊
  • 11. That no other commissions for expeditions of discovery be given for ten years. 🔊
  • 12. Dave came back to the camp spot to make a new discovery that puzzled him. 🔊
  • 13. Are not the ministers of that Church afraid of every new discovery in science? 🔊
  • 14. For all I knew he might have been her discovery just as I was. 🔊
  • 15. The discovery of Britten happened to me when we were both in the Lower Fifth. 🔊

How to use Discovery in Sentences?

  • 1. The discovery of the strait is noted, with a brief description of its location. 🔊
  • 2. And there are also certain stories of the discovery and acquisition of some unique objects of art. 🔊
  • 3. It was better to lose a part than run the risk of discovery by weighting himself too much. 🔊
  • 4. This method is of interest, since it is the one which led to the discovery of oxygen. 🔊
  • 5. The doctor soon made the same discovery with professional acuteness, and applied it much further. 🔊
  • 6. Yet the sudden discovery so agitated me that I felt unable to give my Latin lesson. 🔊
  • 7. It was to him that she confided her discovery that social life is far more pleasing after dinner than before. 🔊
  • 8. On the other hand, the discovery of abstractions was the great source of all mental improvement in after ages. 🔊
  • 9. No one opposed their advance across the open and they reached the gate without discovery here they halted a minute. 🔊
  • 10. Renouard had no doubt that all the means of publicity would be put at the service of love and used for the discovery of the loved man. 🔊
  • 11. He had dropped down on a log, after the discovery of the dictionary, as if his knees were too weak to sustain him. 🔊
  • 12. The effect of this is heightened by the accidental manner in which the discovery is made, as the result of a scientific division. 🔊
  • 13. In using this language, we do not wish to be understood as laying claim to the discovery of any great truth, or any new principle. 🔊
  • 14. The discovery of these slight signs was more appalling to Byrne than the absolute absence of every mark would have been. 🔊
  • 15. He showed me, just now, a delectable sight in the armoury, a discovery which cost him five hundred guineas. 🔊
  • 16. The silence that followed the announcement of this discovery was broken only by the sound of Jones minor biting an apple. 🔊
  • 17. One day an expert in the discovery of precious stones came along, and saw in this pile a block of jade of great value. 🔊
  • 18. Color is lent to this story by the discovery that the Luthers at Moehra were generally violent folk. 🔊
  • 19. The work was progressing finely, till the officers were suddenly removed from Salisbury in consequence of the discovery of a great plot. 🔊
  • 20. Yet Gray felt sure that he had reached the right spot, and a discovery he made after a brief survey supported his opinion. 🔊