Expectations in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Expectations

plural of expectation

Short Example Sentence for Expectations

  • 1. Take care that my expectations are fulfilled. 🔊
  • 2. These latter expectations are realised. 🔊
  • 3. Nor indeed have these high expectations been disappointed. 🔊
  • 4. Original expectations of the Colony not realized. 🔊
  • 5. The Monarch II fulfilled all expectations and promises. 🔊
  • 6. His conversation satisfied the expectations which it awakened. 🔊
  • 7. Saul's expectations were not disappointed. 🔊
  • 8. But the outlaw's expectations were utterly shattered. 🔊
  • 9. To raise uncommon expectations renders an ordinary event ridiculous. 🔊
  • 10. Perfection is a fine thing to anticipate; expectations of it are dangerous. 🔊
  • 11. He explained Steve's mining expectations at length. 🔊
  • 12. Their expectations were disappointed; and this was M. Desmalions's fault. 🔊

How to use Expectations in Sentence?

  • 1. Exactly the reverse of their aims and expectations will be the reward of their treason. 🔊
  • 2. It is almost needless to observe, that these expectations have never been realised. 🔊
  • 3. Verily, we began to think our hopes and expectations had been raised to too high a pitch. 🔊
  • 4. So the old couple had their expectations raised, and bestowed still more care on his education. 🔊
  • 5. Still I have expectations that it may turn out an immense thing from the trial we have made. 🔊
  • 6. Nor did Admiral Jellicoe indulge in any false expectations concerning the future. 🔊
  • 7. It is a futile perfectionism to have such expectations and to make such requirements in the sphere of the finite. 🔊
  • 8. His ideal woman had fallen so far below his expectations that disappointment drove him to indifference. 🔊
  • 9. He was mentioned as one of the directors of a company which the paper declared was among those that had disappointed the expectations of investors. 🔊
  • 10. We have no doubt that unfoldings in the future will amaze even those whose expectations have been quickened by the revealings of the past. 🔊
  • 11. He has the temperament of an artist and gives promise of being able to justify expectations awakened by a voice of remarkable quality. 🔊
  • 12. Hence we were entitled to expect another splendid apparition in 1899, but the expectations of the astronomers were disappointed. 🔊
  • 13. The master artists are all here; and the expectations excited by the robin and the song-sparrow are fully justified. 🔊
  • 14. I therefore no longer doubted of our success, and that our most sanguine expectations would be fully gratified. 🔊
  • 15. But how frequently are expectations raised only to be disappointed, and desires let loose only to terminate in distress! 🔊
  • 16. Cupid is a little ungrateful beast, who takes his flight when expectations cease to whet his appetite. 🔊
  • 17. This year the harvest has utterly disappointed the expectations of our husbandmen, and has almost totally failed. 🔊
  • 18. No one goes with any exaggerated expectations of enjoyment; but as little does he anticipate anything to discompose or displease him. 🔊
  • 19. Lucien scrutinized his hostess with discreet side glances; she disappointed none of his expectations of a great lady. 🔊
  • 20. An escape from the past, a different adventure from all prefigured in his dull expectations before.... 🔊
  • 21. Louisville, too, did not quite meet the rosy expectations of a young person rather experienced in cities. 🔊
  • 22. The idea of confinement in such a place of imprisonment, perhaps perpetual, mingled the expectations of recovery with horror. 🔊
  • 23. Contrary to the expectations of other nations, the war seems only to have increased the popularity of the military Moloch. 🔊
  • 24. I promised to do so, though with no very lively expectations as to the result, and with this, the subject was allowed, for the present, to drop. 🔊
  • 25. The prodigious enthusiasm about her, all over Europe, had, of course, raised my expectations to the highest possible pitch. 🔊
  • 26. These hopes and expectations we cannot now flatter ourselves were anything but idle; so, cannot we say with truth that our mission has failed in its highest aim? 🔊
  • 27. They looked forward to the future with glowing anticipations, but that future was darkened by clouds of adverse fortune and annoyances they had then no expectations to encounter or to dread. 🔊
  • 28. The conversation in no way turned upon ghosts, so there were not even those primary conditions of receptive expectations which so often precede the presentation of psychical phenomena. 🔊