Extra in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Extra

beyond what is due, usual, expected, or necessary; extraneous; additional; supernumerary | (dated) extraordinarily good; superior | (Canada, US, slang) over-the-top; going beyond what is normal or expected, often in a dramatic manner | something additional, such as an item above and beyond the ordinary school curriculum, or added to the usual charge on a bill | an extra edition of a newspaper, which is printed outside of the normal printing cycle

Short Sentences for Extra

  • 1. We have two extra horses there. 🔊
  • 2. But she slipped on an extra diamond ring or two. 🔊
  • 3. She needed the extra wall space for her books. 🔊
  • 4. The extra third plane was added later. 🔊
  • 5. She resented extra exertion without extra compensation. 🔊
  • 6. The extra span of the upper plane is also of interest. 🔊
  • 7. Special certificate brings 2,000 crowns extra grant. 🔊
  • 8. You wanted to flay the cook for serving an extra course for dinner. 🔊
  • 9. This test to be made by aviator alone without carrying extra weight. 🔊
  • 10. The host brought cigars and an extra steamer-chair to the wide veranda. 🔊
  • 11. He wanted it served as an extra course with Hollandaise sauce. 🔊

How to use Extra in Sentences?

  • 1. But all she could do was limply to pour herself out an extra cup of tea and drink it. 🔊
  • 2. Roulette-balls were dropping, and above the faro-table the extra lights were on. 🔊
  • 3. I must in fairness add that when extra exertion meant extra money she did not shirk it. 🔊
  • 4. In Kerry in 1815, the farmers had been an extra long time fattening up their pigs. 🔊
  • 5. Ah well,' he said, with a sigh, pulling out the extra coppers, 'jist for this once, then. 🔊
  • 6. Some one threw an extra rope to Hardy Atkins, and once more they closed in on the outlaw. 🔊
  • 7. All of the extra weight must be carried on the engine section and not distributed over the wings. 🔊
  • 8. Yasmini coaxes all their stories out of 'em and primes 'em with a few extra good ones into the bargain. 🔊
  • 9. Its extra lifting surface gives it remarkable climbing powers without increasing its size as a target. 🔊