Jaguar in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Jaguar

A carnivorous spotted large cat native to South and Central America, Panthera onca.

Short Example Sentences for Jaguar

  • 1. Humboldt surprised a jaguar in his retreat. 🔊
  • 2. Only a jaguar could have done this. 🔊
  • 3. The jaguar followed at his heels. 🔊
  • 4. The jaguar fell, roaring with pain. 🔊
  • 5. Then he pounced upon it, like a jaguar upon a fawn. 🔊
  • 6. What appears to be the ocelot or jaguar is the favorite subject. 🔊
  • 7. Next to the jaguar in importance is the widely known panther. 🔊
  • 8. Onward they rushed towards the lake with the jaguar bounding by their side. 🔊
  • 9. The jaguar scratched and clawed at a great rate, but to no avail. 🔊
  • 10. Even Painted Jaguar can't forget those directions. 🔊
  • 11. The jaguar is found in all the tropical parts of North and South America. 🔊

How to use Jaguar in Sentences?

  • 1. Instead of being striped like the tiger, the skin of the jaguar is beautifully spotted. 🔊
  • 2. One morning he saw a jaguar jump on the back of a huge turtle, and begin to paw at its neck. 🔊
  • 3. Yet, strangely enough, no puma nor jaguar would ever even growl or snarl at Beeboo. 🔊
  • 4. It was clear we had disturbed on our approach the jaguar while quenching his thirst at the water-hole. 🔊
  • 5. He stopped and saw a black jaguar grappling with a full-grown buck in a small opening between the trees. 🔊
  • 6. The tail of the jaguar is also considerably shorter than that of the leopard, which is nearly as long as the whole body. 🔊
  • 7. It was nearing half-past five and the sun was low so we launched ourselves into the thicket towards the spot where the jaguar had been killed. 🔊
  • 8. The jaguar is some 4 feet or more in length to the base of the tail, and the tail is about 3 feet long. 🔊
  • 9. But the turtle started to crawl off, got going strong, and dragged the jaguar into the sea and drowned him. 🔊
  • 10. It is difficult to say how many leopards and jaguar skins are annually imported, as the majority are brought by private hands. 🔊
  • 11. He then lost his senses, and on recovering found the jaguar had left him, but his arm was bleeding and shockingly lacerated. 🔊
  • 12. The jaguar skins are sometimes of great size, and we have measured one which was nine feet seven inches from tip to tip. 🔊
  • 13. No sooner had the fugitives halted, than the jaguar returned, creeping stealthily to the brink, and measuring the distance for its spring. 🔊
  • 14. The jaguar is larger, sturdier, and altogether more thickset than the leopard, whose limbs are the beau ideal of symmetry and grace. 🔊
  • 15. Such skins are worth about three pounds; ordinary leopard and jaguar skins are valued at about two pounds, and are chiefly used for rugs or mats. 🔊
  • 16. Prowling wild beasts, the jaguar and puma, also hurried off at his approach, and many a scared bird flew screaming up into the darkling air. 🔊
  • 17. Next moment Roland fired, and with a terrible shriek the jaguar took to the bush, wounded and bleeding, and was seen no more. 🔊
  • 18. Nature, ever provident, has scattered with a bounteous hand her gifts in the country of the Orinoco, where the jaguar especially abounds. 🔊
  • 19. I put Lucien back against the tree and cocked my gun, when the head and bright eyes of a superb jaguar appeared about fifty paces from us. 🔊
  • 20. The little boy was unaware of the danger in which he was placed, and became sensible of it only when the jaguar struck him on the side of the head with one of his paws. 🔊
  • 21. Speckly Jaguar is looking over the edge, with his paddy-paw carefully tied up by his mother, because he pricked himself scooping the Hedgehog. 🔊
  • 22. It came from the farthest depths and seemed as if it might well represent the mingled cries of some huge bull and a prowling jaguar that had attacked him unawares. 🔊
  • 23. The jaguar has the general character of being untameable, and of maintaining his savage ferocity when in captivity, showing no symptoms of attachment to those who have the care of him. 🔊
  • 24. The scars were of different ages, and the inhabitants could always tell when a jaguar was in the neighborhood, by his recent autograph on one of these trees. 🔊