Island in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Island

(transitive) To surround with water; make into an island. | (transitive) To set, dot (as if) with islands. | (transitive) To isolate.

Short Example Sentences for Island

  • 1. Poor as the island was, this was the opportunity. 🔊
  • 2. They have women from some island far to the east. 🔊
  • 3. They put us on the island carefully guarded on all sides. 🔊
  • 4. Kangaroo Island is reached and passed. 🔊
  • 5. Francis Island can go to hell for all of me. 🔊
  • 6. Find the great island named Australia. 🔊
  • 7. Ischia: an island in the bay of Naples. 🔊
  • 8. Barataria, the island of, 222, 223, 250. 🔊
  • 9. A diver from Easter Island got them for me inside a week. 🔊
  • 10. But they're not island men. 🔊
  • 11. Some of us have been to a large island that has been built up into a city. 🔊
  • 12. This island has been uninhabited probably since the dawn of ages. 🔊
  • 13. The news of the visit of the white men spread from island to island. 🔊
  • 14. He tells us that the island was covered with trees like an orchard. 🔊
  • 15. The forest-clad interior of the vast island remains an unknown wilderness. 🔊
  • 16. Capri: an island in the Mediterranean, best known for the Blue Grotto. 🔊
  • 17. It includes all of the Dominion of Canada and the Island of Newfoundland. 🔊
  • 18. The question was, on which side of the island was the rabbit's hole? 🔊

How to use Island in Sentences?

  • 1. There is neither an island nor a reef by which we can regulate the chronometer. 🔊
  • 2. Renouard had rendered to his assistant before leaving the island on this trip to town. 🔊
  • 3. The day of the council found the population of the island crowded into the capital. 🔊
  • 4. One of our great resorts on winter evenings was to an island which bordered a disused mill-dam. 🔊
  • 5. The history of the island for the last ten thousand years is nothing but love affairs. 🔊
  • 6. The people on the island are able to raise little but grass to feed their sheep and cattle. 🔊
  • 7. Here the railway crosses a stream, which encircles a little island just north of the bridge. 🔊
  • 8. Ashore early, he strolled across the little island to the barracks occupied by the divers. 🔊
  • 9. Brown, who might have been other things than the mate of an island schooner, was enchanted. 🔊
  • 10. This little island is today the centre of the wealth, of the solid civilization, of the world. 🔊
  • 11. The next day we passed Stromboli, an island formed by a large volcano rising out of the sea. 🔊
  • 12. This was the dank, fat, savage island of New Gibbon, lying fifty miles to leeward of Choiseul. 🔊
  • 13. They told of the three spikes in the trees on the beach, but where the island was they did not know. 🔊
  • 14. He wouldn't find these things prevailing to any noticeable extent in his native island now. 🔊
  • 15. Unfortunately there was no boat leaving for that island for four days, and thus the question arose what to do with those days. 🔊
  • 16. The soil of his native island seemed to be turned into gold-dust; and every field teemed with treasure. 🔊
  • 17. Yet this small, originally infertile island has been for two centuries, and is today, the most vital influence on the globe. 🔊