Nature in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Nature

(obsolete) To endow with natural qualities. | (uncountable) The natural world; that which consists of all things unaffected by or predating human technology, production, and design. E.G. the ecosystem, the natural environment, virgin ground, unmodified species, laws of nature. | The innate characteristics of a thing. What something will tend by its own constitution, to be or do. Distinct from what might be expected or intended.

Short Example Sentences for Nature

  • 1. By nature he was a little irascible. 🔊
  • 2. Alas for the excitable nature of my own temperament! 🔊
  • 3. It isn't human nature to be perfect. 🔊
  • 4. God governs everything according to the nature which he has given it. 🔊
  • 5. He assumed his human nature for the express purpose of dying upon the cross. 🔊
  • 6. He is tall and thin, but I do not think that his nature is hard and dry. 🔊
  • 7. For a large part of his nature was patient and simple, docile as an animal's. 🔊

How to use Nature in Sentences?

  • 1. What has such a thing to do with the origin of human volitions, or the nature of moral agency? 🔊
  • 2. Let us look at it a little more closely, and examine the nature and mechanism of its parts. 🔊
  • 3. He comes into the world with a nature fatally corrupt, and powerfully tending to actual evil. 🔊
  • 4. Here dwell the diligent beavers whom Nature herself has taught the art of building. 🔊
  • 5. In every system, whether of nature or of art, there must be a variety and subordination of parts. 🔊
  • 6. It would have been the spontaneous and irresistible development of the nature which God had given him. 🔊
  • 7. This fact of our consciousness it is not in the power of sophistry wholly to conceal, nor in the power of human nature to evade. 🔊
  • 8. Notwithstanding the arduous nature of her work and her exceedingly delicate health, she devoted her leisure hours to literary composition. 🔊
  • 9. The distinguished nature of the effect, which is something belonging to the effect, cannot have influence backward to act before it is. 🔊
  • 10. The peculiar nature of that thing called volition, can do nothing, can have no influence, while it is not. 🔊
  • 11. The solution of this problem, says he, is effected by means of the "privative nature of evil. 🔊
  • 12. Power, from its very nature and essence, is confined to the accomplishment of such things as are possible, or imply no contradiction. 🔊
  • 13. This view of the nature of virtue is admirably adapted to make it agree and harmonize with the scheme of necessity; but it is not a sound view. 🔊
  • 14. We are now prepared to see, in a clear light, the sophistical nature of the pretended demonstration of the scheme of necessity. 🔊
  • 15. My unsuspicious nature has made it necessary for Providence to save me from traps a number of times. 🔊
  • 16. It is one of the mysteries of our nature that a man, all unprepared, can receive a thunder-stroke like that and live. 🔊
  • 17. We can't help it, we men; we are built that way; it is the nature of the beast. 🔊
  • 18. But if it had any concreated dispositions at all, they must be either right or wrong, either agreeable or disagreeable to the nature of things. 🔊
  • 19. Fortunately, every one of them has a wife, and in the hearts of our women the better feelings of human nature are not yet extinguished. 🔊
  • 20. Hence his views in relation to the nature of moral good and evil, as well as in relation to their origin, became unavoidably dark and confused. 🔊
  • 21. The author, indeed, endeavours to explain why it is, that the scheme of necessity seems to be inconsistent with the nature of true virtue. 🔊
  • 22. Now this relation, if we interpret it according to the nature of things, and not according to the sound of words, is not one, but two. 🔊
  • 23. Such an idea of personal identity is as utterly unintelligible as the nature of the sin and the responsibility with which it is so intimately associated. 🔊
  • 24. We have now seen the nature of that freedom of the will which the immortal Edwards has exerted all his powers to recommend to the Christian world! 🔊
  • 25. He had not the strength to write the masterpiece which the perverse cruelty of nature had permitted him only to see, and he was hopelessly unfit for journalism. 🔊
  • 26. This seems to be a great mistake of certain theologians, who pay more attention to the coherency of their system than to the light of nature or of revelation. 🔊
  • 27. Patricia thought she caught a flavor of sarcasm in the last name, but instantly decided that it was her own suspicious nature that suggested the thought. 🔊
  • 28. The riotous luxuriance of tropical Nature triumphed over the glories of Art, hewn with incalculable toil and skill in the living rock. 🔊