Life in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Life

(uncountable) The state of organisms preceding their death, characterized by biological processes such as metabolism and reproduction and distinguishing them from inanimate objects; the state of being alive and living. | The animating principle or force that keeps an inorganic thing or concept metaphorically alive (dynamic, relevant, etc) and makes it a "living document", "living constitution", etc. | Lifeforms, generally or collectively.

Short Example Sentences for Life

  • 1. All my life is in you now. 🔊
  • 2. My life was too miserable to be borne any longer. 🔊
  • 3. Another toilsome year of her life had passed away. 🔊
  • 4. There were many things to do in life besides writing plays. 🔊
  • 5. My life is forfeit, but at least I can save my honour. 🔊
  • 6. I remember only one circumstance connected with my life in it. 🔊
  • 7. His primeval instincts still sway his life under other conditions. 🔊
  • 8. And soon after he heard life beginning again in the little brick street. 🔊
  • 9. It is to be hoped that an adequate sketch of her life may some day appear. 🔊
  • 10. His life was henceforth his own, and he could live it as he pleased. 🔊
  • 11. Mortal life was but a fleeting mirage besides this vision of the life beyond. 🔊
  • 12. The trial of that little creature's life was the children's hair. 🔊
  • 13. Thus here was one, full of life and ripe for honour, cut off in his prime. 🔊
  • 14. Cheer up," said he; "do not let your idea of German life begin here. 🔊
  • 15. She asked about Artemis Lodge, too, and how I like the life here. 🔊
  • 16. Well, my life was saved--saved by that accident. 🔊

How to use Life in Sentences?

  • 1. This is the ground on which we believe the election of individuals to eternal life to proceed. 🔊
  • 2. All about her she heard sounds of life that the private stair had shut her away from. 🔊
  • 3. Her whole life seemed drenched with tears at the thought of parting with these things. 🔊
  • 4. It is not surprising that the life we led left many gaps which it was hard to fill. 🔊
  • 5. It may possess the principle of life within, but it is destitute of the form of life without. 🔊
  • 6. The life which I led there with my cousins was full of charm, and so is the memory of it yet. 🔊
  • 7. But sometimes life seems so sad, that I do not think I shall be able to bear with it any longer. 🔊
  • 8. These ten days initiated me into the life of those portions of the force who had been left to man posts on the line of communications. 🔊
  • 9. The thunder of artillery was a vital necessity to him, and the last hours of his life were spent at a siege. 🔊
  • 10. I may remark here that throughout his long life he was always trading religions and enjoying the change of scenery. 🔊
  • 11. For they are not all created with a similar destiny; but eternal life is foreordained for some, and eternal damnation for others. 🔊
  • 12. The surgeon who amputates a limb, in order to save the life of his patient, acts upon the same principle. 🔊
  • 13. I therefore remained, and made out more about the instrument than I had made out my whole life before. 🔊
  • 14. Hubert watched in wonderment this girl, so weak and languid in her own nature, awaking only to life when she assumed the personality of another. 🔊
  • 15. Reason must find its own internal power and life in revelation, and revelation must find its own external form and beauty in reason. 🔊
  • 16. The true ground and reason of election to eternal life shows it to be consistent with the infinite goodness of God. 🔊
  • 17. O, wonderful goodness! to promise eternal life to the human race on a condition which he certainly foreknew would not be performed! 🔊
  • 18. Nay, is it not due to the creature himself, that he should have some little chance or opportunity to embrace the life which God has set before him? 🔊
  • 19. Certainly it is out of English life in England one must go for the mysteries and realities of existence. 🔊