Occurred in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Occurred

simple past tense and past participle of occur

Short Example Sentence for Occurred

  • 1. None of this occurred to me, just then. 🔊
  • 2. The explanation quickly occurred to him. 🔊
  • 3. This idea had previously occurred to them in 1808. 🔊
  • 4. A trite remark, but the only one that occurred to her. 🔊
  • 5. An explanation suddenly occurred to Joan. 🔊
  • 6. While he gasped, a fresh manoeuvre occurred to Wallie. 🔊
  • 7. It never occurred to me that I was not expected at Cecilia. 🔊
  • 8. So such calling as occurred went on during his absence in the afternoon. 🔊
  • 9. This scene occurred the evening before that on which our story commences. 🔊
  • 10. It never occurred to Trimmer that there was anything to complain of. 🔊
  • 11. The first thing that occurred to him was his letter to Banfi. 🔊
  • 12. Looking down, Grief could see all that occurred beneath the surface. 🔊
  • 13. It occurred to me that I was perhaps late, and I dressed fast. 🔊
  • 14. It had never occurred to him to disbelieve Lumley's statement. 🔊
  • 15. Dr. Forbes Rollinson's death occurred while these pages were in preparation. 🔊

How to use Occurred in a Sentence?

  • 1. For the first time it occurred to her that this might be because they did not wish to. 🔊
  • 2. Then it occurred to her why he might have felt the sudden need of running into town. 🔊
  • 3. The question of her poverty occurred to her for a moment, only to be dismissed as negligible. 🔊
  • 4. I was only there two years, and half my perambulations occurred at dusk or after dark. 🔊
  • 5. Then a possible way occurred to her, even though she hated herself while she suggested it. 🔊
  • 6. It was remarkable in me to remember a thing like that, which occurred when I was so young. 🔊
  • 7. It occurred to her, too, that with Nikolai she had not left behind her all Romance. 🔊
  • 8. She must be older than I am (it occurred to me), but I could not tell how much. 🔊
  • 9. It hadn't occurred to me that our society might not be agreeable to ladies and gentlemen. 🔊
  • 10. For the first time it occurred to the young man that his father was not by any means so obvious or so simple as he had believed him to be. 🔊
  • 11. It occurred to him suddenly with a shock that she was deeper, far deeper than he had ever suspected. 🔊
  • 12. On that day and outbreak of ill-temper occurred so violent that the two parties nearly came to blows. 🔊
  • 13. Suddenly, the secret corridor occurred to her, which led from her bedroom to her husband's. 🔊
  • 14. He began it by alluding to the incident upon the play-ground, which had occurred nearly two years before. 🔊
  • 15. After the raid, a group of settlers were gathered together, telling of all the mishaps that had occurred to them. 🔊
  • 16. It occurred to her now, as it had done so often before, that in the hour of trouble he would be like a rock to lean on. 🔊
  • 17. He was not an ill-looking nor ill-mannered man, and shyness was the only explanation that occurred to me for his perseverance in avoiding us. 🔊
  • 18. The Captain had to go on shore and inform the sanitary officers that a death had occurred on board. 🔊
  • 19. It had not occurred to me to inquire about those particulars before leaving Cincinnati, so there I was. 🔊
  • 20. The idea had not occurred to me; I saw, however, that what she proposed was not only feasible but advantageous. 🔊
  • 21. I had just been talking of Mr. Brooke, and no other old gentleman occurred to my memory at that moment. 🔊
  • 22. It may have occurred to him on reflection that it was not our fault if he had chosen a room to sleep in just below the room we used to sit and see our friends in. 🔊
  • 23. I don't think it occurred to her to compare and contrast my quality with that of Mrs. Gladstone's husband. 🔊
  • 24. Thou shalt not kill," I said aloud, but it had occurred to me also, that the gun was not loaded. 🔊
  • 25. I remember, for instance, when I was about your age, an incident that occurred which gave me an intense dislike to a special shade of brown satin. 🔊