Lofty in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Lofty

high, tall, having great height or stature | idealistic, implying over-optimism | extremely proud; arrogant; haughty

Short Example Sentence for Lofty

  • 1. As o'er the lofty city-walls they fly. 🔊
  • 2. But marriage is not the only lofty undertaking attended by petty miseries. 🔊
  • 3. Only a slender feather of grey steam now issues from the lofty crater. 🔊
  • 4. Once on a time, when out with his gun, he espied a raccoon on a lofty tree. 🔊
  • 5. The tiny, delicate figure seemed almost lost in the lofty arched room. 🔊
  • 6. He traversed endless galleries, no end of lofty halls, innumerable doors. 🔊
  • 7. Oft pealed for him a lofty tone From nodding pole and belting zone. 🔊
  • 8. O that before the lofty spirit's might, Enraptured, I had rendered up my soul! 🔊

How to use Lofty in Sentence?

  • 1. All at once the light which streamed through the lofty windows began to move and glisten. 🔊
  • 2. Now she wondered suddenly to what she and her father owed this comfortable sense of lofty destiny. 🔊
  • 3. The islands were covered with a lofty growth of living timber clothed in the deepest green. 🔊
  • 4. It was miles in extent, and was a tangled wilderness of narrow and lofty clefts and passages. 🔊
  • 5. As the peeling notes swelled through the lofty aisles, he seemed to kindle up with fervor. 🔊
  • 6. In the centre of the room a lofty red velvet couch rests on four gold griffins with amethyst eyes. 🔊
  • 7. You build your nest in the lofty pine, But is your slumber more sweet than mine? 🔊
  • 8. True, it was not a very lofty policy, nor was it by any means generally approved in America. 🔊
  • 9. My feet now bear me not so lightly as of yore, When up the lofty steps I, as a child, have sprung. 🔊
  • 10. I wish I were an elm tree, A great, lofty elm tree with green leaves gay! 🔊
  • 11. Her strange mystic faith and lofty courage seemed to have spread through the ranks of the chosen few who were to attend her. 🔊
  • 12. No one yet has written a biography of him that does full justice to his great abilities and lofty character. 🔊
  • 13. Soon he reached a lofty mountain, and he made up his mind to climb it and see what was going on at the other side. 🔊
  • 14. So he selected a lofty peak that shot up from a range of mountains, and commenced travelling up its steep acclivities. 🔊
  • 15. His sentiments were as pure and lofty as her own; his person was as attractive as that of any hero of romance; and his passion was deep and true. 🔊
  • 16. The Cockaynes found themselves borne by the endless stream of customers into a vast and lofty gallery. 🔊
  • 17. Their room at the hotel was a lofty one, but it commanded the whole beach and afforded an unobstructed view of the sea for miles. 🔊
  • 18. Round about the walls gleam hundreds of torches; but the ceiling is so lofty that it is invisible, the light of the torches never reaches it. 🔊
  • 19. Its conical turret roofs and lofty chimneys, and its flashing finials and girouettes make a brave show above the forest trees. 🔊
  • 20. From the rising to the setting of the sun he stood upon a lofty rock, preaching to the people, who received his words as those of a superior being. 🔊
  • 21. And in the waving luxuriant grain they delighted together: Almost as high it reached as the lofty shapes that moved through it. 🔊
  • 22. With the money he made out of it, he reared a rather lofty mansion, which was promptly christened the Lighthouse. 🔊
  • 23. His wife was sitting on a lofty throne of gold and diamonds; she wore a golden crown, and carried in one hand a scepter of pure gold. 🔊
  • 24. Shady and covered the way through the lofty middlemost alley, Which upon steps that were made of unhewn blocks you ascended. 🔊
  • 25. The three entered the new market, an immense red-brick square with a smooth, cemented floor, and a lofty roof on steel girders. 🔊
  • 26. His lofty moral idealism seemed for a moment to dominate the brutal passions which had torn the Old World asunder. 🔊
  • 27. The lofty peak of the Goenoeng Api still smoulders, although the main crater is supposed to be extinct. 🔊