Provincial in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Provincial

Of or pertaining to a province. | Constituting a province. | Exhibiting the ways or manners of a province; characteristic of the inhabitants of a province.

Short Example Sentence for Provincial

  • 1. You take me for a silly provincial wench. 🔊
  • 2. This is one of the natural results of a provincial life. 🔊
  • 3. Now the second provincial Chapter is held. 🔊
  • 4. For Nasik is no ordinary provincial town of India. 🔊
  • 5. The Smoke-room of a Provincial Hotel. 🔊
  • 6. The ladies of Nantucket have never been provincial in their fashions. 🔊
  • 7. Many a saint in a small provincial town is a devil of a dog in the Metropolis. 🔊
  • 8. Did any provincial woman ever yet find her sea-legs in Paris? 🔊

How to use Provincial in a Sentence?

  • 1. And indeed there is no provincial life richer in material if only one knew how to get at it. 🔊
  • 2. Those who before were content with the provincial towns now build houses in Tehran. 🔊
  • 3. They were in three divisions, the regulars in the centre, the provincial troops on either flank. 🔊
  • 4. But in the country there is but one kind of woman, and she, poor thing, is the provincial woman. 🔊
  • 5. What had I to do with them, this elegant dust, these moulds of provincial fashion? 🔊
  • 6. But Mr. Rhodes found that in that provincial field there were some things stronger than shekels. 🔊
  • 7. It would have been characteristic of these kindly provincial innkeepers to have done just that thing. 🔊
  • 8. Herkimer was a citizen noted for his integrity and had been made a brigadier-general in the provincial army. 🔊
  • 9. The rustic beauty of the hamlet has been copiously eulogized by antiquarians and provincial historians. 🔊
  • 10. It's only in the capital that you find bon-ton and not a lot of provincial lubbers. 🔊
  • 11. Baudraye's drawing-room a sort of oasis where there was a truce to provincial life. 🔊
  • 12. The rapidly growing republicanism of the provincial and proprietary governments was ignored and allowed to develop unchecked. 🔊
  • 13. Equally delusive are the prospects held out that the new system of cheap provincial justice will be a change unconditionally for the better. 🔊
  • 14. The loss of self-government had opened to them perforce a field far wider than the narrow confines of a provincial citizenship. 🔊
  • 15. The gypsies bore the pressure with the serene equanimity of cosmopolite superiority, smiling at provincial rawness. 🔊
  • 16. The colonies had again been partially stripped of their defenders, and five hundred provincial rangers accompanied the regulars. 🔊
  • 17. You will have temporary rank as captain given you, in order to place your corps on an equal footing with the provincial corps of scouts. 🔊
  • 18. Nothing makes provincial folks so angry as the notion of having been a laughing-stock for Paris folks. 🔊
  • 19. The faintly pungent odour of moss rose to his nostrils, as in some deep, undiscovered retreat in a provincial preserve. 🔊
  • 20. As she had no standard of comparison, Dinah fell into the snares that surround the provincial woman. 🔊
  • 21. And she strove to make him happy, to give him the sense of a sheltered home by dint of such economy and method as are familiar to provincial folks. 🔊
  • 22. A provincial coquette, still this side of middle age, educated on novels and albums and on fussing with household affairs and servants. 🔊
  • 23. In the event of the provincial scouts making any concerted movement against a French post, you would be authorized to join them. 🔊
  • 24. Of the provincial soldiers he said that, in the morning they fought like boys, about noon like men, and in the afternoon like devils. 🔊
  • 25. After the provincial taxation, there are local charges, which may possibly add a further 2 or 3 per cent, to the total amount. 🔊
  • 26. He was elected provincial for the second time, in the year one thousand six hundred and thirty-two, and definitor in the chapter of thirty-five. 🔊
  • 27. All the provincial officers, even the great-priors, were subject to the visitors, as the representatives of the Master. 🔊
  • 28. John Kemble said, that the worst provincial company of actors would go through a play better than the best amateur company. 🔊
  • 29. Further, Parliament had regulated provincial coinage and money, had set up a postal service, and established rates. 🔊
  • 30. The names that blazon our provincial scroll Ring round the world with Britain's drumbeat roll! 🔊
  • 31. It is pleasing to look back to the time, little more than one hundred years ago, when Bristol was the premier provincial post town. 🔊
  • 32. A partially insane man to believe himself the Provincial Governor or other great official of Massachusetts. 🔊