Invalid in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Invalid

Intended for use by an invalid. | (Britain, transitive) To exempt from duty because of injury or ill health. | (transitive) To make invalid or affect with disease.

Short Example Sentences for Invalid

  • 1. The story of the invalid brother was at once exploded! 🔊
  • 2. He went to the cabin of the invalid gentleman. 🔊
  • 3. He is an invalid who sits all day in his wheel chair. 🔊
  • 4. The weather was like a famous invalid rapidly sinking. 🔊
  • 5. The invalid had caught the whisper, low as it was. 🔊
  • 6. My examination of the invalid was in accordance with the usual restrictions. 🔊
  • 7. A more enlivening atmosphere prevailed, and the invalid was not discussed. 🔊
  • 8. But she has invalid relatives, to whom the garden is a great boon. 🔊
  • 9. There the invalid passed the word for the captain, who came toward him. 🔊
  • 10. The two sisters lived with their invalid brother, and that was the household. 🔊
  • 11. Like an invalid I fretted at my wish not being granted, and spoke out. 🔊

How to use Invalid in Sentences?

  • 1. He closed his eyes again and the swift despondency of the invalid welled up in him. 🔊
  • 2. What will the positions of the two men be when the invalid is able to resume work? 🔊
  • 3. On the other hand, the invalid is the idle member of the family or the community. 🔊
  • 4. She had been told that the young singer entirely supported an invalid father and sister. 🔊
  • 5. But in the last year of my captivity as an invalid a new pleasure fell into my hands. 🔊
  • 6. The invalid can cure himself by teaching his brain the habit of dwelling upon his extreme fatuity. 🔊
  • 7. Every man would be his own minister, and every invalid would be his own best physician. 🔊
  • 8. He always sits in one of them invalid chairs, and when he goes out somebody has to wheel him. 🔊
  • 9. So she herself went to the other side of the invalid couch, and tried to make mirth likewise. 🔊
  • 10. I have been rather an invalid all this time, though I try to think myself tolerably well. 🔊
  • 11. He knew that Mrs. Remington had always been more or less of an invalid for many years. 🔊
  • 12. It was very evident that he was either considered an invalid too ill to move or was held in bondage. 🔊
  • 13. The first night of her watch she had asked the invalid if he would like her to read a few verses to him. 🔊
  • 14. Ordinarily the invalid disguises from himself this aspect of his disease, and his brain will instinctively avoid it as much as it can. 🔊
  • 15. As the invalid followed this up with a feeble cheer, the proposal was carried into effect without delay. 🔊
  • 16. The invalid was greatly tickled with this little preliminary prayer, and would have laughed aloud if he had not been too weak to do so. 🔊
  • 17. From 1873 to the time of his death he was a great invalid and poor, but every trial was nobly borne. 🔊
  • 18. I should also like a light pudding, almost liquid, my worthy cook not being very experienced in invalid diet. 🔊
  • 19. Finally the surgeon administered a powerful opiate, and when the ship came to anchor in the beautiful bay, the invalid was in a profound sleep. 🔊
  • 20. And it was fortunate that he was so well equipped, for it was a hard trip, at best, for a poor invalid who was a good many miles distant. 🔊
  • 21. So we have had a happy sorrowful two weeks together, between meeting and parting; and then came here, where our invalid friend called us. 🔊
  • 22. Having been an invalid for some years past, and consequently my position anything but brilliant, I have had recourse to this scheme. 🔊
  • 23. Rhoda, tanned and oval-cheeked, and straight of back and shoulder, was not to be compared with the invalid Rhoda. 🔊
  • 24. Mr. Hamilton, who was again in his invalid chair covered with a robe, leaped to his feet and extended a hand to each lad. 🔊