Material in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Material

Having to do with matter; consisting of matter. | Worldly, as opposed to spiritual. | (law, accounting) Significant.

Short Example Sentence for Material

  • 1. Of what material is each article made? 🔊
  • 2. The material of which we form our furniture is wood. 🔊
  • 3. The material side of the arrangement did not occur to her. 🔊
  • 4. Hers was not entirely a material kindness, either. 🔊
  • 5. Think first of what is wanted, then of the material at command. 🔊
  • 6. The fusible material is some alloy melting at a low temperature. 🔊
  • 7. What transmitter material has greatly increased the ranges of speech? 🔊

How to use Material in Sentence?

  • 1. What was this fundamental difference in material or structure which divided them so completely? 🔊
  • 2. We cannot understand why some people use such inflammable material for building purposes. 🔊
  • 3. Now she felt that it looked cheap and flimsy because she had sacrificed material to colour. 🔊
  • 4. That something was machinery and a vague energetic disposition to improve material things. 🔊
  • 5. The insulating material usually employed for covering magnet wire is of silk or cotton. 🔊
  • 6. Horizontal fins of material spread on iron frames on either side of the rear end of the car. 🔊
  • 7. Which is, at present, the best material for varying the resistance in transmitters? 🔊
  • 8. Bamtz was coming down pretty low in the world, even from a material point of view. 🔊
  • 9. It could not have been very much before that when he probably thought that guncotton was raw material for pajamas. 🔊
  • 10. The material of which the object is formed must always be worked in the most natural and appropriate manner. 🔊
  • 11. I then asked that we be allowed to build wigwams for shelter, as there was abundant material at hand. 🔊
  • 12. This force does not depend on the material phenomena of motion, and is quite independent of the mechanics of atoms. 🔊
  • 13. On open circuit the elements are not attacked, therefore there is no waste of material while the cell is not in use. 🔊
  • 14. Strangely enough, he was frequently pondering over very material things when he sang his best and when his eyes seemed most dreamy. 🔊
  • 15. Then again when it came to things not in his contract, he supplied the material voluntarily and ended up by helping the boys at their tasks. 🔊
  • 16. But in the art of creating admiring and useful acquaintances out of raw material he had few equals, even among his own profession. 🔊
  • 17. We have considered as elements of national greatness the race itself, the favorable position, and the material to work with. 🔊
  • 18. The most suitable quantity of water depends upon the original dryness and fineness of material and upon the quality of the paper lining. 🔊
  • 19. The following list and approximate proportions of material will serve as a fair example of the filling mixture in well-known types of cells. 🔊
  • 20. I had certain mental and material peculiarities and customs proper to a much younger person than I was. 🔊
  • 21. This, however, might be a sixth sense, no less material and perishable in its character than the others. 🔊
  • 22. The resistance material is either a resistance wire or a bit of carbon, the latter being the better material, although both are good. 🔊
  • 23. Most of the transmitters in use, however, depend solely upon carbon as the conductive material of the variable-resistance element. 🔊
  • 24. No man lives a life of intellectual productivity alone; he needs not only material and opportunity, but helpers, resonators. 🔊
  • 25. The material to be plaster, made of the shells of those oysters with which Virginia shall have paid her public debt. 🔊
  • 26. Spain is so full of rich material for romance that from it his mature mind seemed to inaugurate a new age in Spanish literature. 🔊
  • 27. A wise policy induces a country to draw to itself all the wealth that it can, without parting with more of its natural material than is absolutely necessary. 🔊
  • 28. Another type of resistance coil is that in which the winding is placed upon an insulating core of heat-resisting material and wound so as to overcome inductive effects. 🔊
  • 29. Variation of the resistance of metal conductors and of contact between metals has served to transmit voice currents, but no material approaches carbon in this property. 🔊
  • 30. Of course, such a condition is not possible to attain and in practice some insulating material must be introduced between the layers of wire and between the adjacent convolutions of wire. 🔊
  • 31. Such a table cannot be soundly made in the same sense that ordinary furniture is sound; it must depend for its support on some contrivance which is not consistent with the material of which it is made. 🔊
  • 32. Nearly the whole of this material was drawn by one horse called "Old Jack," a most sensible animal. 🔊
  • 33. Man was seeking to grasp the universe under a single form which was at first simply a material element, the most equable and colourless and universal which could be found. 🔊