Innocent in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Innocent

Free from guilt, sin, or immorality. | Bearing no legal responsibility for a wrongful act. | Naive; artless.

Short Example Sentences for Innocent

  • 1. But here is an innocent man. 🔊
  • 2. In them all her innocent affections were centred. 🔊
  • 3. Why deprive us of such an innocent amusement? 🔊
  • 4. This with a peculiarly innocent smile and tone. 🔊
  • 5. He would bring down innocent blood upon your head. 🔊
  • 6. Still, the tale is quite innocent and is absolutely true. 🔊
  • 7. Mr. Cudmore, you are really too innocent for these people. 🔊
  • 8. This innocent young man must at once be discharged from custody. 🔊
  • 9. They entered the room behind the shop, and it was innocent and disappointing. 🔊
  • 10. Did anybody ever notice what a meek, innocent look a bear has when in repose? 🔊
  • 11. The idea of Ferdy making love to that pure, sweet, innocent creature! 🔊
  • 12. Accordingly we find, in the year 1208, the great Innocent III. 🔊
  • 13. The innocent Arthur--What was his name? 🔊

How to use Innocent in Sentences?

  • 1. It was decreed that the innocent should be absolved, the guilty punished according to law. 🔊
  • 2. I reminded Margaret that she was not altogether innocent of unearned increment. 🔊
  • 3. Sinan might wish to represent himself as a very plain, simple, innocent sort of person. 🔊
  • 4. The clock was indeed an exchange, though not altogether an innocent one: the facts being these. 🔊
  • 5. He was an innocent man, and inherited the social virtues of the antient Milesians. 🔊
  • 6. He was a cheery spirit, innocent and gentle, and the noisiest creature that ever was, perhaps. 🔊
  • 7. No trace of child-like vanity, no desire for praise, marred this innocent faculty of his soul. 🔊
  • 8. This innocent remark produced surprising results; as surprising to Joan as to himself. 🔊
  • 9. He told Innocent of his grief, and of the bitter troubles that he had encountered in his search. 🔊
  • 10. Most of us were fetched by her white, swan-like neck, by that drooping, innocent profile. 🔊
  • 11. Return with me, to the injured innocent on the heath: marry her, and I will give her away. 🔊
  • 12. He had a clear complexion, a Cupid's bow mouth, and eyes as innocent as a girl's. 🔊
  • 13. Secondly, the sufferings of the innocent serve as a foil to set off and enhance the blessedness of eternity. 🔊
  • 14. Afterwards she realized soberly how near her pride had come to depriving these innocent ladies of a real pleasure. 🔊
  • 15. In the village itself there is abundance of bustle and excitement, but all of the most innocent kind, for alcohol has nothing to do with it. 🔊
  • 16. He who could enjoy thus the innocent gamble of these guinea-pigs could not fail to be accessible for good when occasion required. 🔊
  • 17. But now no bristling, injuriated dog jumped from his sleep and charged like a whole regiment on the perfectly innocent garden. 🔊
  • 18. Now, when it is affirmed that the innocent may suffer for wise and good purposes, why is all this candour and modesty forgotten? 🔊
  • 19. I clapped my hands with glee, but an old woman by the road-side said that it was a shame to take out that innocent babe on such bloodthirsty work. 🔊
  • 20. He had talked himself into companionship, and assured me he no longer bore me any grudge for the error of which I had been the innocent cause. 🔊
  • 21. In continental Europe even the most trivial, innocent audacity assumes at once such utterly preposterous proportions of evil. 🔊
  • 22. We mean to affirm, that the innocent do sometimes suffer under the administration of God; and that all suffering is not a punishment for sin. 🔊