Eminent in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Eminent

(archaic) High, lofty. | Noteworthy, remarkable, great. | (of a person) Distinguished, important, noteworthy.

Short Example Sentence for Eminent

  • 1. Beldi is the most eminent of them all. 🔊
  • 2. Many eminent men and women are buried here. 🔊
  • 3. A family of eminent harpsichord-makers. 🔊
  • 4. No one ever questioned his eminent ability. 🔊
  • 5. The two eminent financiers grasped hands. 🔊
  • 6. An eminent Cynic (also mentioned by Seneca and Tacitus). 🔊
  • 7. No truly eminent man was ever other than an industrious man. 🔊
  • 8. Some eminent men try to mask their greatness when engaged in conversation. 🔊
  • 9. As we have said, she possessed decision of character in an eminent degree. 🔊
  • 10. A trembling young reporter stood in the presence of an eminent city editor. 🔊
  • 11. I can see the rascal eminent in his pulpit, plodding through his task. 🔊
  • 12. From these descended some of the most eminent of the old Liverpool families. 🔊
  • 13. How many eminent spirits, after having made the assertion, repose in peace. 🔊
  • 14. Ireland has given many eminent churchmen to the United States. 🔊
  • 15. The Judge and the Eminent Person hitched along to make room between them. 🔊
  • 16. At the house of Mr. Carlyle, I met persons eminent in society and in letters. 🔊
  • 17. Douglass has this in an eminent degree; 🔊

How to use Eminent in a Sentence?

  • 1. In its signification in arms it may properly be applied to those who are eminent in the field. 🔊
  • 2. Some eminent doctors, however, have contended for the lawfulness of these practices. 🔊
  • 3. I claim precedence of divination, auto-suggestion, and right of eminent domain. 🔊
  • 4. Both eminent for talent of an order (though differing somewhat in cast) far above the common level of great men. 🔊
  • 5. There were schools of carvers eminent for skill, such as that of Holy Island on Lough Derg. 🔊
  • 6. He did not know that the modern collector was purchasing for fabulous sums the old sermons of eminent divines. 🔊
  • 7. However eminent a speaker may be with objectionable mannerisms, he would be still greater without them. 🔊
  • 8. It would be beyond the scope of an article of this character to attempt to recall the names of the eminent preachers of the century. 🔊
  • 9. The eminent man reassured him with a few cheering words, and then proceeded to make a more careful diagnosis of the case. 🔊
  • 10. Masterful and masculine to an eminent degree, the timid doubts and fears of a young girl were things he could not recognize. 🔊
  • 11. My first thought was to get some eminent divine interested through a cure that would compel him to a continual talk as to how he became saved. 🔊
  • 12. He was near as eminent a fighter among the men as his sister among the women, and a charming scrap was anticipated. 🔊
  • 13. But, in the march and development of the human mind, these nations are far from occupying the same eminent station. 🔊
  • 14. The visions of that eminent man Swedenborg are too well known to require here more than a mere allusion. 🔊
  • 15. Yes, certainly a clock must stand eminent among the things he would buy, when he had plenty of money. 🔊
  • 16. But though the right of eminent domain over ideas does and should inhere in one superior to us, far different is the case with words. 🔊
  • 17. The preachers were selected from the most eminent divines, not only of Boston, but throughout the colony. 🔊
  • 18. But Mikszath has also essayed the romance with eminent success, and it is one of his best romances that is now presented to the reader. 🔊
  • 19. And its eminent importance as a nuisance to mankind at large deserves, I think, that it should receive particular attention. 🔊
  • 20. Lord Dufferin, the eminent British orator, was accustomed to prepare most of his speeches while riding on horseback. 🔊
  • 21. The opinion of eminent political and financial people in England is that Germany can never repair the total damage she may inflict. 🔊
  • 22. The matter is still undecided; but the conclusion most favoured at the moment is that the messages are garbled quotations from an eminent poet among the ghosts. 🔊
  • 23. The contestants assembled in the little court-room which was crowded with friends of the parties to the suit, and eminent autograph and book-collectors. 🔊