Holocaust in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Holocaust

A sacrifice that is completely burned to ashes. [from the 13th c] | A near or complete annihilation of a group of animals or people, whether by deliberate agency or by natural agency (especially fire). [from the 20th c] | In particular, a state-sponsored mass murder of an ethnic group, especially the Holocaust (which see). [from the 20th c]

Short Example Sentence for Holocaust

  • 1. On its ghastly holocaust they burn. 🔊
  • 2. A frightful holocaust was the result. 🔊
  • 3. For nearly an hour, the holocaust continued. 🔊
  • 4. Then, momentarily, the holocaust of flame was over. 🔊
  • 5. But this holocaust goes on, year in year out, ceaselessly. 🔊
  • 6. The happy holocaust centred its efforts on George. 🔊
  • 7. There's about to be a holocaust of selfish interests. 🔊
  • 8. You've still got the Holocaust Jitters, my friend. 🔊
  • 9. A HOLOCAUST 58 VII. 🔊

How to use Holocaust in a Sentence?

  • 1. Especially in the first months of the autumn of 1914 the holocaust was terrible. 🔊
  • 2. She had never known about the holocaust that had occurred over a millennia ago. 🔊
  • 3. But his friend the librarian attached no importance to the book, and it was to go into the common holocaust with the rest. 🔊
  • 4. Not only the warning of possible death in a holocaust of fire, but the omen of poor hunting and trapping in the winter to come. 🔊
  • 5. I sometimes ponder over the possibility of a cat room having been destroyed in the celebrated holocaust of Alexandria. 🔊
  • 6. I lay awake listening to his even breathing, and prayed that he at least might survive the holocaust yet to come. 🔊
  • 7. Brook showed Lloyd more taped recordings left for those people who may have possibly succeeded the holocaust and deluge. 🔊
  • 8. Now, here, doubt is impossible, therefore, it is perfectly just to offer innocence as a holocaust to public safety. 🔊
  • 9. I gripped my head with both hands, and, for the hundredth time, sought the truth that lay buried in the holocaust of the nations.... 🔊
  • 10. Those nearest were blasted from sight in a holocaust of horror, and where they had been was a scattering of embers that smoked and glowed; even the figures of distant ones stumbled and fell. 🔊
  • 11. They were headed northward now, toward distant mountains, and the dust of their long column went up like a river of smoke, flowing from the holocaust behind. 🔊