Presence in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Presence

(philosophy, transitive, intransitive) To make or become present. | The fact or condition of being present, or of being within sight or call, or at hand. | The part of space within one's immediate vicinity.

Short Example Sentence for Presence

  • 1. Only our presence now restrains them. 🔊
  • 2. Meantime, do you not see that your presence is killing him? 🔊
  • 3. Then Dame Beldi lost her presence of mind altogether. 🔊
  • 4. Now that he was out of her presence the attraction had faded. 🔊
  • 5. Her presence lost nothing when she took off her shawl and bonnet. 🔊
  • 6. Was there anything that could explain or excuse the presence of Gershom? 🔊
  • 7. Her presence was often announced to me by a chill shudder, before I saw her. 🔊
  • 8. Such was the man who came into the presence of McNeil at this critical moment. 🔊
  • 9. My mistress, by the love you bear her, begs Your presence instantly. 🔊
  • 10. Sir Henry's presence was obviously a surprise to all of them. 🔊
  • 11. Sour Hash's presence indicates that this adventure occurred at Quarry Farm. 🔊

How to use Presence in Sentence?

  • 1. She disliked strangers, and commonly resented their presence in just this manner. 🔊
  • 2. Nor did the cheerful air of the prince as he entered his presence tend to help matters. 🔊
  • 3. I have been told that his manner in the presence even of his Ministers is almost deferential. 🔊
  • 4. And what was the vague, dark Presence which still overshadowed me at such times? 🔊
  • 5. The presence of the savages lent a weird fury to the scene, made it, indeed, well-nigh uncanny. 🔊
  • 6. He would sail upon the high seas; he would stand in the presence of the Great King. 🔊
  • 7. So shall my presence be no obstacle, Nor any cause remain, but that your wife Return immediately. 🔊
  • 8. They were not bemoaning the loss of their automobile in the presence of their own escape and that of their chauffeur. 🔊
  • 9. I had supposed that that secret was safe in my own breast, and that its presence had never been suspected. 🔊
  • 10. This complexity is illustrated by the presence of many species of some genera, all of which are found together in the same geographic region. 🔊
  • 11. Those who have felt it, will with caution obtrude themselves on her sacred privacy, and will know when to be mute in the presence of the mourner. 🔊
  • 12. One of the chief characteristics of the walrus is the presence of two elongated tusks (the canine teeth) in the upper jaw. 🔊
  • 13. Patricia began a hasty explanation of her presence in the luxurious rooms, but the girl waved her words aside with abrupt good humor. 🔊
  • 14. I saw at once into what hands I had fallen, but endeavored to summon up coolness and presence of mind. 🔊
  • 15. But even then, accepting that charitable interpretation, what explained the objectionable presence of Gershom? 🔊
  • 16. I complied instantly, feeling her very presence would be instruction, forgetting, or not conscious, how young she was. 🔊
  • 17. He could not help remarking too that Apafi now needed no one to remind him how to preserve his princely dignity in the presence of others. 🔊
  • 18. Lessingham gathered, almost in the first few minutes, that his presence in Dreymarsh was becoming a subject of comment. 🔊
  • 19. Captain Griffiths has assured me that there is here in Dreymarsh something of sufficient importance to account for the presence of a foreign spy. 🔊
  • 20. In the presence of their friends they had so to conduct themselves that nobody might suspect that this meeting was anything but an everyday occurrence. 🔊
  • 21. Incidentally, of course, it denoted how hopelessly inefficient Europe was, anyway, in the presence of a sudden emergency. 🔊
  • 22. He said his presence there would be an unfair and improper influence and that if he was to be nominated the compliment must come to him as a free and unspotted gift. 🔊
  • 23. Really, I am quite surprised, Emily, that you should make such observations in the presence of servants! 🔊
  • 24. It seems more correct to say, that the freedom of the will consists in the absence of a power over its determinations, than in the presence of such a power. 🔊
  • 25. The following striking anecdote recounts the extraordinary presence of mind and determined courage of a celebrated Mahratta hunter named Bussapa. 🔊
  • 26. The fact that you are well-known to Lady Cranston is, of course, an entirely satisfactory explanation of your presence here. 🔊
  • 27. The quality expressed by that dreadful word was the sparkle on the edge of the tempest, the lightning flash that revealed the presence of electricity in the air. 🔊
  • 28. Still the kindness with which I was treated could not dispel the embarrassment into which my own imagination threw me when in presence of this lovely being. 🔊
  • 29. Suddenly she observed through the open door that the passage was filled with armed men, whereupon her presence of mind seemed instantly and completely to return. 🔊