Rod in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Rod

(construction) To reinforce concrete with metal rods. | (slang, vulgar, transitive) To penetrate sexually. | (slang) To hot rod.

Short Example Sentences for Rod

  • 1. He shall rule them with a rod of iron. 🔊
  • 2. At length the rod began slowly to turn. 🔊
  • 3. God told Moses to stretch his rod over it. 🔊
  • 4. Hindman ruled Arkansas with a rod of iron. 🔊
  • 5. Right beside a big rock, he found a fish rod and net. 🔊
  • 6. A rod away lay Danton, a sprawling heap in his blanket. 🔊
  • 7. A rod of carbon dipping into the melted salt serves as the anode. 🔊
  • 8. This will throw the tapper rod to the right and sound the right-hand bell. 🔊
  • 9. See Custom and Myth, "The Divining Rod ". 🔊
  • 10. Love is a boy by poets styled; Then spare the rod and spoil the child. 🔊
  • 11. In the evening, when the Houses had assembled, Black Rod knocked. 🔊

How to use Rod in Sentences?

  • 1. The rod of the pedagogue budded forth into tenfold terrors before my affrighted fancy. 🔊
  • 2. In this device an insulating base carries a grounded carbon rod and two impedance coils. 🔊
  • 3. The piston rod transmits the power to the crankshaft, a long rotating piece of steel. 🔊
  • 4. He put the silver rod in its receptacle beneath the floor, and walked toward the room adjoining. 🔊
  • 5. Hands, that the rod of empire might have swayed, Or waked to ecstasy the living lyre. 🔊
  • 6. Thus, with Christian meekness, we furnished the Mussulman with a rod for our own backs. 🔊
  • 7. In a word, she bullied the unfortunate gentleman unmercifully, and he kissed the rod with infatuation. 🔊
  • 8. Thereafter we were buffeted like chips in the swirling maw of a whirlpool; we fought our way rod by rod. 🔊
  • 9. Straight into the wood its curved edges will cut their way, dragging the round steel rod of the screw behind them. 🔊
  • 10. Its elements are a rod of chemically-pure zinc and a rod of chloride of silver immersed in a water solution of sal ammoniac. 🔊
  • 11. His practiced eye glanced rapidly down the connecting rod to discover the source of the trouble, and further amazement waited upon him. 🔊
  • 12. A rod of iron when exposed to moist air is gradually changed into rust, which is entirely different from the original iron. 🔊
  • 13. He dropped his rod incontinently and crawled to the opening in the shrubbery, peering with alarmed eyes down the path along the bank. 🔊
  • 14. The beautiful yellow banded beetles are very abundant on the flowers of the golden rod in September. 🔊
  • 15. Others declared that the properties of the rod were either an effect of chance, or the fraud of the holder, or the work of the devil. 🔊
  • 16. The positively charged electrode is a carbon rod corrugated longitudinally, as shown, in order to obtain greater surface. 🔊
  • 17. The zinc electrode usually consisted merely in a rod of zinc, as shown, with a suitable terminal at its upper end. 🔊
  • 18. It was nothing more than a tarnished rod of silver, about nine inches in length, and twisted into an irregular sort of corkscrew shape. 🔊
  • 19. A rod of carbon with cone-shaped ends is supported loosely between the two blocks, conical depressions in the blocks receiving the ends of the rod. 🔊
  • 20. A rod of iron may be broken into pieces; it may be magnetized; it may be heated until it glows; it may be melted. 🔊
  • 21. On to the pipe, at about four feet from its upper end, is screwed a block of iron, which can be shifted as the rod gradually descends. 🔊
  • 22. The molar motion of hands, a piece of silk, and a glass rod results in electricity, a mode of molecular motion. 🔊
  • 23. The caduceus of Mercury was a rod adorned with wings, having a male and female serpent twisted about it, each kissing the other. 🔊
  • 24. He quickly got the silver rod from its receptacle, opened the concealed door, and went in, carrying the lighted candle in his hand. 🔊