Oldest in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Oldest

superlative form of old: most old | The oldest child in a family, or individual in a group.

Short Sentences for Oldest

  • 1. How old are your oldest grafts? 🔊
  • 2. I call at cottages, and lug oldest inhabitants to the poll. 🔊
  • 3. He is now one of the oldest Lieutenant-Generals. 🔊
  • 4. Mary McSwiggins, the oldest girl, looked at him hopelessly. 🔊
  • 5. Mine is the oldest estate in England, Sir Simon. 🔊
  • 6. The oldest initials of state prisoners inscribed on its cells date to 1600. 🔊
  • 7. My brother Sam's oldest is down with it. 🔊
  • 8. They are favorably remembered in the oldest records of Europe. 🔊
  • 9. The oldest legislation of all is the code found in Exodus xx. 🔊
  • 10. But for the very oldest let me ask; Double its strength with years doth grow. 🔊
  • 11. In the next room are assembled the oldest pictures of the Dutch School. 🔊
  • 12. I'm thinkin' of makin' up to that oldest girl from Kansas and settlin' down. 🔊

How to use Oldest in Sentences?

  • 1. For that new technique the new composers went back to the oldest technique of all. 🔊
  • 2. She herself always got the toughest meat and the oldest birds for the highest prices. 🔊
  • 3. The oldest boy, a burly fellow of fifteen, looked astonished and then sheepish. 🔊
  • 4. The battery was one of the oldest and best in the army, and its "fire discipline" was superb. 🔊
  • 5. Rochester therefore claims to be the second, or at most the third oldest of English bishoprics. 🔊
  • 6. Of four vedas or collections of hymns, the Rigveda is the oldest and most interesting. 🔊
  • 7. My travel in Switzerland, the oldest free state in the world, was very enjoyable. 🔊
  • 8. Our host has given me a rug of the oldest Persian pattern, on a white ground, very thin and fine. 🔊
  • 9. The firm of Norman Wentworth & Son was one of the oldest and best-known houses in the country. 🔊
  • 10. In the first place, I have a faithful friend in one of the oldest retainers at Schloss Marlanx. 🔊