Match in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Match

(intransitive) To agree; to be equal; to correspond. | (transitive) To agree with; to be equal to; to correspond to. | (transitive) To make a successful match or pairing.

Short Example Sentence for Match

  • 1. He won the match by being better trained. 🔊
  • 2. He struck a match and looked round. 🔊
  • 3. He struck a match and glanced at his watch. 🔊
  • 4. There is no scene in modern literature to match it. 🔊
  • 5. Then the match burnt his fingers and he dropped it. 🔊
  • 6. I would have contrived a young woman to match them. 🔊
  • 7. He thrust the flaring match among the shavings. 🔊
  • 8. MacRae bent and raked the match along a flat stone. 🔊
  • 9. Sancha Mary, a match for her considered, 113-115. 🔊
  • 10. But they've met their match in her, I'll warrant. 🔊
  • 11. I'm going to touch a match to it. 🔊
  • 12. It was with great difficulty that she struck a match and lighted a candle. 🔊
  • 13. Well, the jewel is on her breast and a ring to match is on her finger. 🔊
  • 14. As another match was struck she saw the man's face. 🔊
  • 15. Someone struck a match and looked at his face; it was smeared with blood. 🔊
  • 16. I determined the match should not take place, cost what it might. 🔊
  • 17. Now a match was struck, and a quick view taken of the wash-house. 🔊
  • 18. It was to reveal her to himself as the match of the women of the Sagas. 🔊
  • 19. He was an old gentleman, one side of whose face was no match for the other. 🔊
  • 20. Blood, says the coxswain, looking up, and the match goes out. . . 🔊

How to use Match in Sentence?

  • 1. He now tried to match the gunpowder tales of the stranger by others equally tremendous. 🔊
  • 2. Then he stood up and began to talk, fingering a match with horrible suggestiveness. 🔊
  • 3. The soft glow of the match spread in the windless air, penetrating the darkness. 🔊
  • 4. Farther along under an exploring match a great vapid peony loomed like a dead heart. 🔊
  • 5. From a waterproof pouch in his khaki suit, he produced a match and lighted the candle. 🔊
  • 6. Do they still match my aquamarine, or must it be gray sapphires the next time? 🔊
  • 7. I was often permitted to run little errands for my sisters: to match a silk or to post a letter. 🔊
  • 8. Spelling errors occurring solely in the Index have been corrected to match the main text. 🔊
  • 9. Though not in dignity to match with yours, The weapons woman wields are not ignoble. 🔊
  • 10. My uncle was a thin, puny little man, very meek and acquiescent, and no match for my aunt. 🔊
  • 11. Who am her mother, should betray this spirit, Granting the match were of advantage to us? 🔊
  • 12. With a gasp of astonishment the young man struck a sputtering match and bent down waving it before him. 🔊
  • 13. Eventually she decided to wear a fez and return to her habit of cigarette smoking to match her new appearance. 🔊
  • 14. I have learnt by experience that one hundred men under favourable conditions are often more than a match for a thousand. 🔊
  • 15. She even poured paraffin into the letter box at a post office, and dropped an ignited match in after it. 🔊
  • 16. He stopped suddenly with a spurting match and a big cigar and lighted up unconsciously all the extraordinary frowning furrows of his face. 🔊
  • 17. Shall a man hate life because it does not match his dreams, or shall he embrace it eagerly and try to make the best of it as a social being? 🔊
  • 18. It was a great match for a poor subaltern officer, as his wife was heiress to a very extensive property and to a large number of slaves. 🔊
  • 19. He was fond of athletic exercises, an adept in running and wrestling, in which he proved himself more than a match for his village companions. 🔊
  • 20. Williams slowly drew a match across his sleeve from elbow to wrist, ending with a flame that was extremely convenient to his cigarette. 🔊