Metamorphosis in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Metamorphosis

A transformation, such as one performed by magic. | A noticeable change in character, appearance, function or condition. | (biology) A change in the form and often habits of an animal after the embryonic stage during normal development. (e.g. the transformation of a caterpillar into a butterfly or a tadpole into a frog.)

Short Example Sentences for Metamorphosis

  • 1. When and how had this metamorphosis come about? 🔊
  • 2. Their metamorphosis is unknown. 🔊
  • 3. The metamorphosis was perfect. 🔊
  • 4. The metamorphosis was magical. 🔊
  • 5. How wonderful the metamorphosis in all around him! 🔊
  • 6. Still how did the perfect metamorphosis arise? 🔊
  • 7. Metabolous: undergoing metamorphosis or transformation. 🔊
  • 8. Insects, metamorphosis of, 166. 🔊
  • 9. Direct: applied to metamorphosis = incomplete. 🔊
  • 10. Indirect: applied to metamorphosis = complete. 🔊
  • 11. St. Patrick, what a metamorphosis is this? 🔊
  • 12. Goodsir, Mr., on the metamorphosis of Cirripedes, 9, 16. 🔊
  • 13. Experience does not teach the decay but the metamorphosis of individuality. 🔊
  • 14. But, luckily for me, no such metamorphosis happened to that little mouse. 🔊
  • 15. A strange Metamorphosis of Man, transformed into a Wildernesse. 🔊

How to use Metamorphosis in Sentences?

  • 1. Was she the one to bring about the metamorphosis which her mother so confidently predicted? 🔊
  • 2. This double metamorphosis cost thirty thousand francs more than her husband had anticipated. 🔊
  • 3. The doctrine of metamorphosis of parts soon came to be regarded as of fundamental importance. 🔊
  • 4. In the inferior races and lower animals this obscure metamorphosis is still more apparent. 🔊
  • 5. All that he needs for his metamorphosis is an airy lodging, free from permanent damp. 🔊
  • 6. Speke suggests the idea of botanical metamorphosis even more powerfully than Smithills. 🔊
  • 7. But that silent, motionless body is not dead; an astonishing metamorphosis is taking place. 🔊
  • 8. Archiptera: those Neuroptera with incomplete metamorphosis = Pseudo-neuroptera. 🔊
  • 9. Hence you may conclude that the metamorphosis to which you invite me would perhaps be more agreeable to you than to me. 🔊
  • 10. To such an extent does the metamorphosis reach, that very often they are scarcely recognisable. 🔊
  • 11. This sudden metamorphosis in the manners of the stranger was so striking that the baron recoiled a step. 🔊
  • 12. It was then nine o'clock, and the metamorphosis of sunset had commenced in solemn earnest. 🔊
  • 13. Nothing effects so great a metamorphosis in the bearing of the outer man, as a sudden change of fortune. 🔊
  • 14. Metabola: insects with a complete metamorphosis in which the larva does not resemble the adult, and the pupa is quiescent. 🔊
  • 15. The latter, to be serviceable for the purpose, should be cut into the rude shapes of horses before the metamorphosis can take place. 🔊
  • 16. The resemblance is carried out in the form of the egg, the mode of growth of the embryo, and the metamorphosis of the insect after leaving its egg. 🔊
  • 17. She had always thought that directly you were married, you felt quite different, but no wonderful metamorphosis had come about so far. 🔊
  • 18. It is compelled by a direct mandate of God to undergo this metamorphosis as a punishment, and means of atonement. 🔊
  • 19. The metamorphosis of Arachne is merely one of the half-playful aetiological myths of which we have seen examples all over the world. 🔊
  • 20. Manometabola: with a slight or gradual metamorphosis and without a resting stage; e.g. the Orthoptera. 🔊