Knife in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Knife

(transitive) To cut with a knife. | (transitive) To use a knife to injure or kill by stabbing, slashing, or otherwise using the sharp edge of the knife as a weapon. | (intransitive) To cut through as if with a knife.

Short Example Sentences for Knife

  • 1. The knife went through to the table. 🔊
  • 2. And then the knife struck something hard. 🔊
  • 3. The knife would be due in a minute. 🔊
  • 4. Twice the knife hacked the livid face. 🔊
  • 5. Perhaps with the same knife which . . . 🔊
  • 6. It was a nail he used to guide his knife when operating. 🔊
  • 7. Not a pill doctor, but a knife man. 🔊
  • 8. At gun or knife play the outlaw would have been the victor. 🔊
  • 9. A bowie knife lay on the table beside the lamp. 🔊
  • 10. This ain't your knife no'ow. 🔊
  • 11. He had no knife in his pocket. . . 🔊
  • 12. Cut with a scissors or sharp knife along the heavy lines. 🔊
  • 13. I was in my bathing suit and my knife was in the clothes left on the shore. 🔊
  • 14. I plunged my knife into his body, and the blood spirted all over me. 🔊
  • 15. The knife was forthcoming, and presently they all turned their faces homeward. 🔊
  • 16. He stood up, to hold both knife and papers close to the light in the roof. 🔊
  • 17. Then King pulled out the knife again and studied it for half an hour. 🔊
  • 18. His knife is ready with which to cut the rope, but I shall hold him tight. 🔊
  • 19. She'd stuck a knife into a man in a jealous rage, and he happened to die. 🔊

How to use Knife in Sentences?

  • 1. Thought that if he had a knife or something he would cut his throat, and be done with it. 🔊
  • 2. When done a knife blade run down to the bottom of the dish will come out clean. 🔊
  • 3. Take a small spoonful of the mixture and roll it with a broad-blade knife in the flour and sugar. 🔊
  • 4. King stowed the knife away in his bosom, and the major crossed to his own side. 🔊
  • 5. Saying these words, he took a knife and ripped up the wallet, so that the porridge ran out. 🔊
  • 6. He was quite naked, save for a belt and a bare-bladed knife thrust between it and the skin. 🔊
  • 7. There was a fight, that lasted three minutes, in the course of which a long knife flashed. 🔊
  • 8. Then the shortest assassin drew out an ugly knife and tried to force it between his lips like a lever or chisel. 🔊
  • 9. Kill the lobster by inserting a sharp knife in its back between the body and tail shells cutting the spinal cord. 🔊
  • 10. Jessie sat down with the bread knife in one hand and a loaf of bread in the other, the better to consider this proposition. 🔊
  • 11. She plumped a potato into the bowl and dexterously used the handle of the knife to flick a long streak of hair over her left shoulder. 🔊
  • 12. Wallie noticed uneasily that while Hicks spoke he was tentatively feeling the edge of the knife he had been using. 🔊
  • 13. With a sharp knife cut gashes around the sides and sprinkle in each gash salt, pepper and a pinch of cloves. 🔊
  • 14. Birds pluming their wings: Beast licking himself: Ram: Bird with human head, holding knife (?). 🔊
  • 15. Josh took up an old lemonade-case as he went, and planted it on the ground below the window, stretching his hand for the knife as he did so. 🔊
  • 16. He broke the dry sticks into fragments across his knee; when he had a fair-sized pile he took out his knife and whittled a few shavings. 🔊