Outlining in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Outlining

present participle of outline

Short Example Sentences for Outlining

  • 1. Lights flared on the lab roof, outlining it clearly. 🔊
  • 2. Trailing vines conceal the fence outlining this plot from view. 🔊
  • 3. Again he made his meaning clear by outlining a flight of steps. 🔊
  • 4. He went on in this way, outlining the article he wanted me to write. 🔊
  • 5. Slowly the moon rose above the level field beyond, outlining a form. 🔊
  • 6. Page 41 The outlining and coloring of the figures is most interesting. 🔊
  • 7. Already I was outlining a telegram to Will, telling him of my engagement. 🔊

How to use Outlining in Sentences?

  • 1. Green flame thrust out tiny rootlets that crawled over it, outlining it in garish light. 🔊
  • 2. Then a faint light streamed out through the open door, a moment later outlining his figure. 🔊
  • 3. Basil had been engaged in outlining the two characters for his sister's approval. 🔊
  • 4. Hazlitt followed the method of outlining the story by quotation with interspersed sarcasm and ironical criticism. 🔊
  • 5. But experience has shown that this effect can also be averted by outlining the figure with a lighter tint of its own colour. 🔊
  • 6. But this diffusion of the problem has led to so considerable a complication of it that it becomes necessary in outlining it to define two issues. 🔊
  • 7. Ellen twisted her head on the pillow and began outlining the figures on the counterpane with her long, misshapen finger. 🔊
  • 8. Neville merely turned and threw an empty paint tube at him, and continued his cloud outlining with undisturbed composure. 🔊
  • 9. Now look at that sickle of the beach, with its long row of silver poplars outlining a frieze around the land side of the curve. 🔊
  • 10. Having made up his mind to give battle, Boland addressed himself to the task of outlining his campaign. 🔊
  • 11. Such are the splendid elements of the poem, outlining in a stanza the finest type, objects, and scenery of mediaeval heroism. 🔊
  • 12. Those outlining in part, a life that has been more than filled by the disciplinarian, sorrow, are but a glimpse of the many heavy crosses borne. 🔊
  • 13. The discovery that there was no cover on the north side cheered him greatly and he called to Boggs, outlining a plan of action. 🔊
  • 14. By the time he had looked everywhere without finding them, the painter had finished the lettering, and was outlining the figure of something on the window with rapid strokes. 🔊