Perched in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Perched

Situated as if balancing above something. | simple past tense and past participle of perch

Short Example Sentences for Perched

  • 1. Pygmies are pygmies still, though perched on Alps. 🔊
  • 2. It is overlooked from some distance by little hamlets, perched upon heights. 🔊
  • 3. He looked around the room and saw a crow perched on the window sill outside. 🔊
  • 4. Both men sighed when they saw that it was only Zoro perched at the window. 🔊
  • 5. A raccoon was dozing, perched up in a big tree one fine, bright summer day. 🔊
  • 6. There was no sign of life where Parlay's big house perched on the sand. 🔊

How to use Perched in Sentences?

  • 1. His mate was perched on the bough above the nest, but what was that in the nest below? 🔊
  • 2. But if the tremor lasted in varying degree, hesitation had perched for a moment only. 🔊
  • 3. She perched upon the tall fender, swinging her feet, and humming a little tune. 🔊
  • 4. At 1, 2, and 3 are female figures with a bird in each case perched on the back. 🔊
  • 5. Some two days after this the Blackbird happened to be perched on the branch of a dark fir-tree. 🔊
  • 6. Becky Sharp, perched among the fragrant blossoms, crooned soft nothings to herself. 🔊
  • 7. He looked such a scrap perched up there that Miss Chase had a sudden qualm as to his safety. 🔊
  • 8. Other birds of larger size and gorgeous plumage perched among the trees at a short distance from the path. 🔊
  • 9. The limitations refine as the soul purifies, but the ring of necessity is always perched at the top. 🔊
  • 10. Upon the trees were perched wood-pigeons and doves, which called to one another with their soft coo. 🔊
  • 11. No one was there, only a brown bird with a gray breast flew out of the door and perched upon a branch above his head. 🔊
  • 12. Dolly looked surprised; she had not deserved this unprovoked attack from the little gaily-dressed lady perched upon the sofa. 🔊
  • 13. I got breakfast, and was delighted to have the company of several small birds, which hopped about me and perched on my boots and hands. 🔊
  • 14. He was frequently observed haunting the narrow strip of beach at low tide, or perched upon the cliff at high water. 🔊
  • 15. It had been at one time a fortified place of some strength, perched on the summit of a rock, which projected from the side of the mountain. 🔊
  • 16. Boyce ran about the entire estate with Zoro perched on his shoulder and he supervised the workers with every detail that they were doing. 🔊
  • 17. One morning, the baby's father perched himself upon the elephant's head and rode away from his home. 🔊
  • 18. For the villages are almost always surrounded by strong walls, and one or two were perched on eminences, and defended by walls and towers. 🔊
  • 19. He was almost in despair, so at last he determined to pour out his desire in song, as he perched one morning on the branch of a budding hawthorn. 🔊
  • 20. Like his brother, he was beardless; while a golden crown surmounted by a red cone shaped hat was perched above his rust coloured hair. 🔊
  • 21. Each morning found the little eager faces waiting at the window, and each morning also found the two expectant birds perched on the laurel-bushes. 🔊
  • 22. A rough country road leads from the little white railway station, perched on a desolate plain, to these far-famed temples. 🔊
  • 23. The latter was perched on an elm, whose leaves were just beginning to burst forth, and it was there that the Blackbird joined him. 🔊
  • 24. Remounting, the brigands pursued their way up a steep bridle path, their destination a strong castle, perched high on a spur of the mountain. 🔊
  • 25. It was now four years old and went everywhere with Stephen, astride on his broad back or perched on his high shoulders. 🔊
  • 26. Skrymir, rising up, rubbed his cheek and said, "Are there any birds perched on this tree? 🔊
  • 27. One afternoon when the Blackbird was thus perched on his favourite fir-branch he saw the old Rook sailing slowly by. 🔊
  • 28. His discomfiture filled the girl with hysterical delight, and she came and perched herself opposite him on the farther end of his desk and smiled at him. 🔊
  • 29. The raven perched on a tree near by and croaked its gratitude: "You have rescued me from a dreadful fate," it said. 🔊