Key in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Key

Indispensable, supremely important. | Important, salient. | To fit (a lock) with a key. | To fit (pieces of a mechanical assembly) with a key to maintain the orientation between them. | To mark or indicate with a symbol indicating membership in a class.

Short Sentences for Key

  • 1. The key turning in the lock interrupted the conversation. 🔊
  • 2. The key was in the lock; he turned it, and entered. 🔊
  • 3. The key shown in Fig. 🔊
  • 4. How did the Major get the key into the lock? 🔊
  • 5. An annotated checklist and key to the snakes of Mexico. 🔊
  • 6. Sketch and describe Roberts latching key and connections. 🔊
  • 7. An Absolute Key to Occult Science. 🔊
  • 8. The key arrangement shown in this particular cut is instructive. 🔊
  • 9. The key to this puzzle lies in following these two rules: 1. 🔊
  • 10. An annotated checklist and key to the amphibia of Mexico. 🔊
  • 11. This is provided for in a very ingenious way in the key shown in Fig. 🔊
  • 12. Old Crow pulled a key out of his pocket, and opened the house door. 🔊

How to use Key in Sentences?

  • 1. Elinor had her key in the door and she flung it open on an unlighted interior as she spoke. 🔊
  • 2. Then it was the terrible fact broke upon our minds that the key was left behind. 🔊
  • 3. This is the hardest lesson in this treates, and may be called the key of orthographie. 🔊
  • 4. He used it to keep his voice in a low key and to measure his words on the great subject. 🔊
  • 5. I tried to make out a little longer by taking the key in my pocket, but it would not do. 🔊
  • 6. Frank drew the key of the tin box from his pocket when Pep had concluded his story. 🔊
  • 7. The construction of a Western Electric Company horizontal spring key is shown in Fig. 🔊