Plucked in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Plucked

(of something with feathers, hair etc.) Having had these items removed by plucking. | (of the strings of an instrument) Played by plucking. | Having courage and spirit; plucky.

Short Example Sentences for Plucked

  • 1. The vultures plucked his heart out in the desert. 🔊
  • 2. Eunice by that time had plucked up a little spirit. 🔊
  • 3. I have plucked the flower, etc. 🔊
  • 4. But Frank plucked up new hope. 🔊
  • 5. I plucked it up from the chilly, draughty floor again.... 🔊
  • 6. At last I plucked up courage and mounted the dark stairs. 🔊
  • 7. He was vastly more important now than this wretch who plucked at his arm. 🔊
  • 8. The admiral strode over beside the creature who plucked at his hem. 🔊
  • 9. With both chubby hands he plucked at the black beard and held tight. 🔊
  • 10. She plucked the guitar strings nervously with her white, strong fingers. 🔊
  • 11. And plucked his gown, to share the good man's smile. 🔊
  • 12. I plucked Thrombley's sleeve. 🔊
  • 13. Remember what the sergeant said to Abdulla when he plucked him by the sleeve. 🔊
  • 14. Danton had plucked a weed, and now was pulling it to pieces, bit by bit. 🔊
  • 15. He now plucked at Bell Applegate's sleeve. 🔊
  • 16. Unless seven silver plums he eats, Plucked from my golden apple-tree. 🔊
  • 17. Scott stooped and plucked a tiny flower from his wife's grave. 🔊
  • 18. For violets plucked the sweetest showers Will ne'er make grow again. 🔊

How to use Plucked in Sentences?

  • 1. He plucked the stocking and slipper from the yucca and dropped them into his pocket. 🔊
  • 2. So he stretched out his hand and plucked the biggest red rose within his reach. 🔊
  • 3. The fabled lotus-eater wished never to leave the isle whence he had plucked it. 🔊
  • 4. These she had kept from last evening, when she plucked them in readiness, from the spring. 🔊
  • 5. The while the birds had been hastily plucked and cut in pieces, and set on the embers to broil. 🔊
  • 6. He would trust sovran Athena who had plucked him out of one death to deliver from a second. 🔊
  • 7. How about that little tropic wild flower you carelessly plucked an' thrun away? 🔊
  • 8. Abdulla stretched forth his hand, and was about to raise the knocker when one plucked him by the sleeve. 🔊
  • 9. There is no objection to the use of ostrich feathers, which are carefully plucked from the live birds. 🔊
  • 10. I heard of his having plucked one poor fellow for want of sufficient vagueness in his saving clauses paper. 🔊
  • 11. Drusilla plucked a scarlet dahlia and fastened it in her dress, after which they strolled back slowly to the middle of the lawn. 🔊
  • 12. She opened the despised book at the place where she had been reading when Judy plucked it out of her hand. 🔊
  • 13. Two brave red roses now blossomed there, and he plucked them both, pinning them at her throat with hands that trembled. 🔊
  • 14. With an effort that forced a groan from him he dragged himself a pace forwards and plucked Gray by the sleeve. 🔊
  • 15. The boy paused, reached forward, and plucked a withered stem of grass which he wound round and round his finger. 🔊
  • 16. That my foot ever trod their flower-strewed paths, that my hand plucked their glorious roses, seems now a dream. 🔊
  • 17. At the foot of the statue hung a wreath of purple asters, dead and dry, but he plucked it asunder and set many blossoms in his breast. 🔊