Leaf in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Leaf

(intransitive) To produce leaves; put forth foliage. | (transitive) To divide (a vegetable) into separate leaves. | The usually green and flat organ that represents the most prominent feature of most vegetative plants.

Short Example Sentences for Leaf

  • 1. Pick a leaf and look at it. 🔊
  • 2. Now and then a leaf seems as if it would stick. 🔊
  • 3. In the adjacent country not a leaf moved. 🔊
  • 4. He trembled like a leaf as he said this. 🔊
  • 5. This leaf is not shaped like a feather. 🔊
  • 6. Take a leaf in your hand and look at its ragged edges. 🔊
  • 7. Now take up a leaf of grass and hold it in the light. 🔊
  • 8. Cut with a maple leaf cutter and serve with hot coffee. 🔊
  • 9. He placed her tenderly on the largest leaf he could find. 🔊
  • 10. No, the grass leaf has straight veins. 🔊
  • 11. That was over; a leaf turned; a battle won! 🔊
  • 12. We may call the maple leaf a hand-shaped leaf. 🔊
  • 13. As the sun rose higher, each leaf glistened with dew. 🔊
  • 14. He decided to take a leaf out of the book of the Germans. 🔊
  • 15. Beyond that point not a twig was broken nor a leaf disturbed. 🔊
  • 16. Dulcie with her coat off was like a wood sprite in leaf green. 🔊
  • 17. As soon as he moved aside a little the leaf promptly righted itself. 🔊
  • 18. It is perfectly still at evening, and not a leaf trembles or stirs. 🔊
  • 19. The bloodroot leaf is curled round the tiny write flower bud to protect it. 🔊
  • 20. They found the green stem which held the leaf on which Thumbelina sat. 🔊
  • 21. Poor little Veronica was trembling like a leaf in her hiding-place. 🔊
  • 22. Of course you can't turn over a leaf unless it's big enough to turn over. 🔊
  • 23. A pretty little white one fluttered on to the leaf on which sat Thumbelina. 🔊

How to use Leaf in Sentences?

  • 1. The ribs of a leaf have fine passages or pipes in them through which the sap flows. 🔊
  • 2. Bitter winds swept every leaf from the trees and the sun was hidden in wet mists. 🔊
  • 3. There was not a leaf in all that land to give a rustle, nor any water which might afford a ripple. 🔊
  • 4. Mary took the palm leaf fan lying on the table and stood beside her, fanning her gently. 🔊
  • 5. Furthermore, he correctly states the length of leaf as 0.295 and the breadth 0.085 meter. 🔊
  • 6. Skrymir awaking, asked whether a leaf had fallen on his head, and then he fell asleep again. 🔊
  • 7. When a leaf has one strong midvein like the quill of a feather, it is said to be feather-veined. 🔊
  • 8. Old Meg, still kneeling before him, was trembling like a leaf shaken by the wind. 🔊
  • 9. When disturbed it takes to the ground and seeks cover in the leaf litter or beneath logs or palm fronds. 🔊
  • 10. At his touch a look of content and rest passed into her eyes, and she yielded herself as the leaf yields to the wind. 🔊
  • 11. Lloyd promised then allowed Boyce to leaf through the pages to familiarize himself with the contents. 🔊
  • 12. All individuals of this lizard were found in the leaf litter on the forest floor; many escaped capture. 🔊