Perched in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Perched

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

Short Example Sentence 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 Sentence?

  • 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. The limitations refine as the soul purifies, but the ring of necessity is always perched at the top. 🔊
  • 9. Other birds of larger size and gorgeous plumage perched among the trees at a short distance from the path. 🔊
  • 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. Boyce ran about the entire estate with Zoro perched on his shoulder and he supervised the workers with every detail that they were doing. 🔊
  • 14. 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. 🔊
  • 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. One morning, the baby's father perched himself upon the elephant's head and rode away from his home. 🔊
  • 17. He was frequently observed haunting the narrow strip of beach at low tide, or perched upon the cliff at high water. 🔊
  • 18. Like his brother, he was beardless; while a golden crown surmounted by a red cone shaped hat was perched above his rust coloured hair. 🔊
  • 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. For the villages are almost always surrounded by strong walls, and one or two were perched on eminences, and defended by walls and towers. 🔊
  • 21. A rough country road leads from the little white railway station, perched on a desolate plain, to these far-famed temples. 🔊
  • 22. 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. 🔊
  • 23. Remounting, the brigands pursued their way up a steep bridle path, their destination a strong castle, perched high on a spur of the mountain. 🔊
  • 24. The latter was perched on an elm, whose leaves were just beginning to burst forth, and it was there that the Blackbird joined him. 🔊
  • 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. The raven perched on a tree near by and croaked its gratitude: "You have rescued me from a dreadful fate," it said. 🔊
  • 29. 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. 🔊
  • 30. Here was a man on a seat so low that his chin hardly appeared above the table; next to him one perched up so high that his knees were on a level with his plate. 🔊
  • 31. And to him also did it appear that he was looking at all the other ships, and on the prow to each was perched a fowl of the air, and all of those same fowl were either eagles or ravens. 🔊
  • 32. Here and there great branches had been torn away by the sheer weight of the snow, and robins perched and hopped on them in their perky conceited way, just as if they had done it themselves. 🔊
  • 33. The three girls perched on the bent trunk of an old tree, which hung over the water, were dangling their lines and watching the corks that bobbed on the surface. 🔊
  • 34. We found the hut in which we were to rest for the night perched on the very edge of the terrace, where it overlooked the whole expanse of the bay, with its high islands and purple shores. 🔊