Present in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Present

Relating to now, for the time being; current. | Located in the immediate vicinity. | (obsolete) Having an immediate effect (of a medicine, poison etc.); fast-acting. [16th-18th c.] | (obsolete) Not delayed; immediate; instant. | (dated) Ready; quick in emergency.

Short Sentences for Present

  • 1. The present was unendurable. 🔊
  • 2. It is not my present home. 🔊
  • 3. In the present instance they repaired to the doctor. 🔊
  • 4. Montague Ford would not produce it in its present form. 🔊
  • 5. At present the Magyar is his own master in Transylvania. 🔊
  • 6. All the gentlemen present hastened forward to do her homage. 🔊
  • 7. We are on the march, but at present we are only just getting started. 🔊
  • 8. However, all that is past; we have to consider the present now. 🔊
  • 9. Of course the whole camp was present and full of fluid and enthusiasm. 🔊
  • 10. For the purposes of the present Expedition it has been renovated. 🔊

How to use Present in Sentences?

  • 1. But he told me that we were just the people present of whom he had not heard a word. 🔊
  • 2. It had been an experience that fitted them for just such a crisis as the present one. 🔊
  • 3. The following typographical errors present in the original edition have been corrected. 🔊
  • 4. At the present day there is practically unanimous agreement as to the spelling of most words. 🔊
  • 5. It was as if he had come back out of that remote past and was present before me in his golden youth. 🔊
  • 6. Some pretty creditable things had been done by them and that training came to their help in the present crisis. 🔊
  • 7. Hence, foreknowledge infers necessity in no other sense than it is inferred by present or concomitant knowledge. 🔊
  • 8. It is a reply which we have long been solicitous to see, and we now have it from one of the most celebrated theologians of the present day. 🔊
  • 9. Certainly, the present writer should not complain of such treatment, for it is precisely the treatment which he has received from himself. 🔊
  • 10. Then the discussion followed, and each member present was allowed ten minutes in which to express his views. 🔊
  • 11. In the present part, it remains for us to examine the same doctrine in relation to the equality of the divine goodness. 🔊
  • 12. The two gentlemen are at the present moment standing before the table, which is covered with all sorts of ancient coins. 🔊