Encountered in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Encountered

simple past tense and past participle of encounter

Short Example Sentences for Encountered

  • 1. I encountered him frequently afterwards. 🔊
  • 2. But mamma encountered an unexpected obstacle. 🔊
  • 3. The adventures they encountered together were endless. 🔊
  • 4. He, whom I encountered at the house on the heath? 🔊
  • 5. But opportunely I encountered Chremes. 🔊
  • 6. Above he encountered Miss Wheaton, who approached him. 🔊
  • 7. The next morning he encountered Vos Engo near the grotto. 🔊
  • 8. As I retreated, I encountered E. Dunkswell. 🔊
  • 9. He encountered Martin, but could only look at him helplessly. 🔊
  • 10. I have encountered ridicule and obloquy; but I do not mind them. 🔊
  • 11. He opened the door, and encountered Porphyrius face to face. 🔊
  • 12. Half an hour later, on deck, Frank again encountered Elizabeth Wheaton. 🔊

How to use Encountered in Sentences?

  • 1. Three abnormal nut types were also encountered growing concurrently with the normal types. 🔊
  • 2. Picking her way towards it, her groping hands encountered the blank space of an open door. 🔊
  • 3. The village had heard of mesmerism, in a general way, but had not encountered it yet. 🔊
  • 4. But, for perhaps the first time in her life, she encountered something in the nature of a rebuff. 🔊
  • 5. One of the most discouraging things I have encountered is a great blank silence. 🔊
  • 6. How often he thought of going to the gloomy lake where he had first encountered the Unknown! 🔊
  • 7. Unexpectedly Collie encountered Louise as he went to look after his own horses. 🔊
  • 8. This has especially been encountered in Japanese x American hybrids and back-crosses. 🔊
  • 9. For it was the zest of life, he realized, that he had encountered in Gideon Vetch. 🔊
  • 10. What troubles were encountered in the earlier forms of granular carbon transmitters and how were they overcome? 🔊
  • 11. State what disadvantages may be encountered under certain conditions with a bridging drop-cord circuit. 🔊
  • 12. These rocks that they had encountered were passive, but on the other side of the river the beast were all but shyly submissive. 🔊
  • 13. Each obstacle he encountered in getting an education created in him an even stronger determination to gain one. 🔊
  • 14. But this second attempt was no more successful than the first, the cord encountered some obstacle and became fixed. 🔊
  • 15. One such beholder encountered her in the narrow passage downstairs, and respectfully flattened himself against the wall to let her pass. 🔊
  • 16. Since he had crossed the mountains, and escaped the force in front of him, he had encountered no serious opposition. 🔊
  • 17. Jack, descending the hatch with his men, encountered opposition in the captain's cabin. 🔊
  • 18. And when Guynemer encountered an enemy plane he maneuvered to overcome it with the same care for exactness of movement. 🔊
  • 19. The most satisfactory yet encountered is that in which a shallow brick pit is surmounted by an iron cone, about 4 feet in height. 🔊
  • 20. Often he encountered rebuffs, sometimes he had a hearty welcome, for the visit of the country peddler was eagerly awaited by the children. 🔊
  • 21. Two specimens (one juvenile and the adult) when encountered compressed the anterior part of the body laterally and struck repeatedly. 🔊
  • 22. Once again in the open air, he encountered the same insufferable heat, the dust, and the people in drink rolling about the streets. 🔊
  • 23. At every station we encountered trainloads of men in gray, singing, cheering and laughing as if bound for a picnic instead of slaughter. 🔊