Parallel in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Parallel

Equally distant from one another at all points. | Having the same overall direction; the comparison is indicated with "to". | (hyperbolic geometry, said of a pair of lines) Either not intersecting, or coinciding.

Short Example Sentences for Parallel

  • 1. If all the rest doe parallel the hand. 🔊
  • 2. A parallel may be found in the year 1870. 🔊
  • 3. This consists merely of a pair of parallel zig-zag lines. 🔊
  • 4. His progress in other accomplishments was almost parallel with this. 🔊
  • 5. Now he had overtaken the locomotive and was running parallel to it. 🔊
  • 6. By nightfall the first parallel was marked out at 180 yards from the rampart. 🔊
  • 7. But apart from this, he should follow the principle of parallel construction. 🔊
  • 8. From this strange eight-sided figure run three parallel walls. 🔊
  • 9. The course Nat was taking was not parallel to that of the boats outside him. 🔊
  • 10. I fansy the following Parallel will hold between the two Families. 🔊
  • 11. The history of British India is without a parallel in the annals of mankind. 🔊
  • 12. The two different Versions of Piers Plowman, in parallel columns. 🔊

How to use Parallel in Sentences?

  • 1. Machines close to and parallel with the wall outside of which the engines are placed. 🔊
  • 2. I suspect her of a deliberate intention of achieving parallel results by parallel methods. 🔊
  • 3. There the parallel stops; for there can be no comparison regarding the work appointed to each. 🔊
  • 4. To some extent, his peasants involuntarily progress parallel with the force of his own life. 🔊
  • 5. A parallel case is the retention of small quantities of water soluble substances in the soil. 🔊
  • 6. In wooded areas traps were placed at fifty-foot intervals parallel to the edges. 🔊
  • 7. For two or three miles, the road he was traveling ran almost parallel to the railroad. 🔊
  • 8. For any parallel to her power and possessions you must go back to ancient Rome. 🔊
  • 9. For the names of rivers, and the ancient names of men, in many points run parallel to each other. 🔊
  • 10. The mind that is parallel with the laws of nature will be in the current of events, and strong with their strength. 🔊
  • 11. There is only one weapon in the world that cuts in parallel lines, and it is neither the cane nor the cat. 🔊
  • 12. Gilles de Laval, who was publicly burnt in 1440, and Lady Fowlis, of Scotland, are parallel cases. 🔊
  • 13. Essentially, a laser consists of a gas-filled tube or a solid ruby bar with parallel mirrors at both ends. 🔊
  • 14. This principle, that of parallel construction, requires that expressions of similar content and function should be outwardly similar. 🔊
  • 15. In a row parallel to the base and four or five rods from it were four empty log houses with a space of about four rods between each two. 🔊
  • 16. The mind, self-possessed and sure of itself or free, is so only through the objective shape which its main development runs parallel with. 🔊
  • 17. Not the corridor either, though it ran for some distance parallel to the east chamber, and had a door on the east side. 🔊
  • 18. We'll keep parallel with these gentlemen, and if they get out of touch with the rest we'll make a try at nailing them. 🔊
  • 19. The parallel ranges with deep valleys between them, which are such a feature of this country, are seen in perfection near Arjul. 🔊
  • 20. Near the fortification are two large mounds from which run two parallel walls for 1,350 feet, and then unite, enclosing another mound. 🔊
  • 21. Democracy spelt anarchy, and the word patriotism was degraded in a way that had no parallel since the French Revolution. 🔊
  • 22. I never failed to note the mist-caps hanging to the fell-tops, and then, bag in hand, walked parallel to miles and miles of flimsy fence. 🔊
  • 23. Here in the midwest in the 45th parallel we have established probably what would be considered the practical northern limits of nut tree cultivation. 🔊