Occur in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Occur

(intransitive) To happen or take place. | (intransitive) To present or offer itself. | (impersonal) To come or be presented to the mind; to suggest itself.

Short Example Sentence for Occur

  • 1. And it did not occur to her to protest. 🔊
  • 2. Few slight differences occur between them. 🔊
  • 3. It did not occur to her to invite him to call. 🔊
  • 4. What may occur just bear in mind! 🔊
  • 5. The material side of the arrangement did not occur to her. 🔊
  • 6. Certain reflections will occur from the fixed end. 🔊
  • 7. There are no villages, but camps occur frequently. 🔊
  • 8. These occur only in quotations from monumental inscriptions. 🔊
  • 9. He knew that something grave would occur if he did something. 🔊
  • 10. Of a miracle that might occur at any moment and make everything different! 🔊
  • 11. Amusing incidents sometimes occur to break the monotony of counter work. 🔊
  • 12. Sugar's initials and arms also occur under the canopy. 🔊
  • 13. Still, she now felt convinced that it wouldn't occur again. 🔊
  • 14. This did not occur until after I had been married some three years. 🔊
  • 15. Mind it doesn't occur again!' and swaggered off, sniggering. 🔊
  • 16. Many things that could occur came to Reed as he halloed futilely. 🔊
  • 17. Such second-rate solicitudes would never even occur to Edith. 🔊
  • 18. If an example must be given, the name of Anthony Trollope will occur to all. 🔊
  • 19. The only thing I can't understand is, how it did not occur to me sooner! 🔊

How to use Occur in Sentence?

  • 1. These stories we have felt to be very interesting when they occur in biographies of great men. 🔊
  • 2. In the average airplane engine from 1500 to 2000 explosions or revolutions occur per minute. 🔊
  • 3. There are very few cultivators resident upon these lands, but Ilyat camps occur frequently. 🔊
  • 4. I hope that some other opportunity may occur to enable me to prove my sentiments with regard to you. 🔊
  • 5. It did not seem to occur to the enemy that they were pressing toward the distant line of hills and did not seek to return at all. 🔊
  • 6. As a matter of fact, it didn't occur to us that there was any personal inequality between us. 🔊
  • 7. This variation may occur to any extent, provided the totals of each be always the equivalent proportions. 🔊
  • 8. Now these eight emirs are so jealous of each other that fierce battles occur whenever two of them chance to meet upon the road. 🔊
  • 9. What more likely to occur to a child cognisant of these facts, than the train of thought which engendered and caused this dream? 🔊
  • 10. Neither made reference to any event occurring since their arrival, or which might possibly occur in the near future. 🔊
  • 11. These are two facts that occur to me on the spur of the moment, and probably other people could supply similar instances. 🔊
  • 12. The eggs of the turtle are perfectly oval, with the exception of one or two depressions that may occur at any part. 🔊
  • 13. Words did not readily occur to John, but he made the best answer that was possible under the circumstances. 🔊
  • 14. The men and supplies she bore were bound for the insurgents, but the capture did not occur in Cuban waters. 🔊
  • 15. Hence, we shall endeavour to meet all such objections as may occur to us, provided they can be supposed to exert any influence over the mind. 🔊
  • 16. It never seemed to occur to him that I might not be as bent upon listening to his story as he upon telling it. 🔊