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Definition of Extraneous

Not belonging to, or dependent upon, a thing; without or beyond a thing; foreign | Not essential or intrinsic

Short Example Sentences for Extraneous

  • 1. There is no extraneous pollen in the vicinity. 🔊
  • 2. Water is clear if it has no extraneous matter in it. 🔊
  • 3. They are all extraneous somehow, and out of keeping. 🔊
  • 4. But Wollaston did not need any extraneous strength. 🔊
  • 5. Title page, extraneous word "in" removed. 🔊
  • 6. Nothing can be his virtue which is produced by an extraneous agency. 🔊
  • 7. They spoke very little and only of extraneous matters as they eat. 🔊
  • 8. And it is always wisest to focus attention on some such extraneous interest. 🔊
  • 9. But neither art nor poetry can live permanently on these extraneous supports. 🔊
  • 10. There must exist some extraneous influence, hitherto unknown to astronomers. 🔊
  • 11. No talk of Philip or other extraneous matters came between their kisses now. 🔊
  • 12. In the formula given by Jack, the original text has an extraneous 1. 🔊
  • 13. What is to be done to draw the Extraneous Bodies out of a Wound? 🔊

How to use Extraneous in Sentences?

  • 1. Not that the hypothesis of an extraneous source accounted for all our experiences. 🔊
  • 2. It can no more be the effect of an extraneous force than two and two can be made equal to five. 🔊
  • 3. But that is mere interpretation on your part, based on observations extraneous to the slip. 🔊
  • 4. Good water should be beautifully transparent; a slight opacity indicates extraneous matter. 🔊
  • 5. Earth-scraps especially should be examined, before working, for such extraneous matter. 🔊
  • 6. They were resolved to make a frantic effort on their own account, independent of extraneous aid. 🔊
  • 7. Many seemingly extraneous qualities must be cultivated; many mistakes must be avoided. 🔊
  • 8. In this case the novel itself was recognized as being, without extraneous help, respectable. 🔊
  • 9. There is no extraneous evidence that Patrick induced the giving of the mercury. 🔊
  • 10. Pg 188 Removed extraneous comma after "back" located in "throat back, of the tongue". 🔊
  • 11. Perhaps she was not the only woman to whom the sudden extraneous demand for all that was in her came as a godsend. 🔊
  • 12. These processions are conducted with a degree of pomp corresponding with the other extraneous splendours of the festival. 🔊
  • 13. The purpose of the damping springs is to reduce the sensitiveness of the diaphragm to extraneous sounds. 🔊
  • 14. On such an extraneous and whimsical exterior circumstance hinged the young widow's interest in me. 🔊
  • 15. They were both earnest in the cause, and so earnest that it seemed they had little thought for extraneous matters. 🔊
  • 16. But here is an orator destitute of these extraneous aids: behold him without any ornament but the truth he preached. 🔊
  • 17. Of course, a large part of the fun of this game lies in the witty incorporation of all sorts of extraneous objects. 🔊
  • 18. They slipped into little pockets over our ears in the fabric helmets we wore, and shut out virtually all extraneous sounds. 🔊
  • 19. On arrival of the rich latex at the store, all visible coagulated lumps and other extraneous matter are removed by the tapper. 🔊
  • 20. Again she sought to make him take the purely extraneous view, and when that failed she talked quite calmly about the possibilities. 🔊
  • 21. Descartes met the argument of the necessitarian, not by exposing its fallacy, but by repelling the conclusion of it on extraneous grounds. 🔊
  • 22. In practice, except while under immediate supervision, the extraneous matter is often rolled into the soft coagulum. 🔊