Ensigns in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Ensigns

Third-person singular simple present indicative form of ensign | plural of ensign

Short Example Sentences for Ensigns

  • 1. Their ensigns streaming to thy orient ray. 🔊
  • 2. Twelve warrant-officers may be made ensigns annually. 🔊
  • 3. Saluting, Ensigns Darrin and Dalzell promptly withdrew. 🔊
  • 4. Their whole apparatus being no more than the drooping ensigns of poverty. 🔊
  • 5. Tom grinned as he pulled an armful of tattered ensigns out of a locker. 🔊
  • 6. The bugles blew, And high in air the sanguine ensigns flew. 🔊
  • 7. Then Admiral Timworth caused Ensigns Darrin and Dalzell to be summoned. 🔊
  • 8. Written on seeing Flags and other Ensigns of War, hanging in a Country Church. 🔊

How to use Ensigns in Sentences?

  • 1. The ensigns of his dignity, with which his monument is ornamented, are most exquisitely finished. 🔊
  • 2. Then the said ensigns returned, without doing anything else than to make the said signs of peace. 🔊
  • 3. The procession went forth, banners in the wind, ensigns displayed, in goodly order. 🔊
  • 4. The inscription is in Latin, surrounded with the arms and proper ensigns of his several dignities. 🔊
  • 5. For there you may see, what his ensigns be, The rope, the cheese, and the basket. 🔊
  • 6. Exactly ten minutes later the two young ensigns were ushered into the presence of their commanding officer. 🔊
  • 7. The young ensigns had not received a scratch so far, which was due as much to luck as to their own skill. 🔊
  • 8. Where are the eleven ensigns we have taken from them, the six pieces of artillery, and the fifty oxen? 🔊
  • 9. A body-guard of wayleals bore fifty gigantic golden sceptres, being the ensigns of sovereignty over the fifty provinces of the kingdom. 🔊
  • 10. Nine of his captains, eight lieutenants, and five ensigns sent him a written remonstrance against what they believed to be the mad undertaking. 🔊
  • 11. Are there not hoary-headed midshipmen, antique ensigns growing mouldy upon fifty years' half-pay? 🔊
  • 12. It was not a long document, but gave, in brief form, a summary of the adventures and discoveries of the two ensigns since coming ashore. 🔊
  • 13. Do you believe me so ignoble, as to come hither to display the ensigns of death, but as scare crows, to frighten lookers on to court me to life? 🔊
  • 14. Let the lictor be the dispenser of your clemency, not his own; and let the fasces and axes which they carry before you constitute ensigns rather of rank than of power. 🔊
  • 15. Guillam lays down some general rules regarding the symbolic meaning by which all sorts of creatures borne in arms or ensigns are to be interpreted, and by which alone a consistent system can be regulated. 🔊
  • 16. Their silken ensigns each displays, And dries its pan, yet dank with dew, And fills its flask with odours new. 🔊
  • 17. The ensigns said to Pilate, We are all Pagans and worship the gods in temples; and how should we think anything about worshipping him? 🔊