Engine in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Engine

(transitive, dated) To equip with an engine; said especially of steam vessels. | (transitive, obsolete) To assault with an engine. | (transitive, obsolete) To contrive; to put into action. | (transitive, obsolete) To rack; to torture. | A large construction used in warfare, such as a battering ram, catapult etc. [from 14th c.]

Short Sentences for Engine

  • 1. That engine is the human mind. 🔊
  • 2. Two geared to each motor to half engine speed. 🔊
  • 3. The engine has a piston displacement of 61 inches. 🔊
  • 4. And if that engine hadn't been going we'd be gone! 🔊
  • 5. Haven't you heard we've a fire engine in the church? 🔊
  • 6. The Corliss Engine and Its Management. 🔊
  • 7. The engineer threw off the propeller and eased the engine down. 🔊
  • 8. There was a legend that the petrol engine frightened the fish away. 🔊
  • 9. The propeller was thrown on, and the engine took up its work again. 🔊
  • 10. Covered in engine driving the 31 foot propeller shaft for the 2 propellers. 🔊
  • 11. Flooding the carburetor with gasoline, he gave the engine a quick turn over. 🔊
  • 12. He applied the emergency air, threw his engine over, and whistled the alarm. 🔊
  • 13. Plot as you please, but do not render me An engine in your rogueries. 🔊
  • 14. That the engine was a sore point with Captain Warfield was patent. 🔊

How to use Engine in Sentences?

  • 1. One reason was that the engine was too heavy in proportion to the power it generated. 🔊
  • 2. The nut that held the engine driving sprocket on the shaft had worked loose and dropped off. 🔊
  • 3. The half-caste swore that the engine would ruin itself and stop anyway and for good. 🔊
  • 4. He sounded the tank on top of the engine house, and found that it was half full. 🔊
  • 5. The engine must be of American manufacture and capable of throttling to run at reduced speed. 🔊
  • 6. The Belgian entrant had been forced to drop out altogether, on account of engine trouble. 🔊
  • 7. But in France a new engine had made its appearance, designed especially for airplane needs. 🔊
  • 8. The hatch to the engine room was battened down, access being gained through a narrow passage from the cabin. 🔊
  • 9. The gas for the engine was taken from the balloon itself and the loss was made good by pumping air into the air-bags. 🔊