Silliness in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Silliness

(uncountable) That which is perceived as silly or frivolous. | (countable) An act that is silly; a result of being silly.

Short Example Sentence for Silliness

  • 1. There is no silliness in not knowing what you cannot know. 🔊
  • 2. He wanted to talk silliness with the girl. 🔊
  • 3. The silliness of a young man will be no bad spectacle. 🔊
  • 4. I decided that silliness would carry the day. 🔊
  • 5. Jokes of an incredible silliness and shallowness drifted about us. 🔊
  • 6. For that one moment he dropped his silliness and spoke with dignity. 🔊
  • 7. If I'm weak enough to drift into such silliness I'd better find a safeguard. 🔊
  • 8. Josephine laughed with the silliness of a weak woman "caught. 🔊
  • 9. Show her the silliness of it, and then let it drop," said Doctor Churchill. 🔊

How to use Silliness in a Sentence?

  • 1. Their silliness and superciliousness were so unbounded as to be disgusting to all sensible men. 🔊
  • 2. Perhaps this silliness will make some think her not more an example of the savagery of contemporary criticism than a justification thereof. 🔊
  • 3. Frivolity so extreme as they were required to represent demands the utmost nicety of colouring to rescue it from silliness and inanity. 🔊
  • 4. Moreover, the silliness of the practice, if no other reason, should prevent its use by every man of good sense. 🔊
  • 5. He was over me and about my feebleness and silliness and forgetfulness as the sky and sea would be about a child drowning in mid-Atlantic. 🔊
  • 6. He was well punished for his silliness by being made very unwell, and by being, moreover, shut up in his room for some days. 🔊
  • 7. It is said, however, that he affected the simplicity, and even silliness of manner, which procured him that appellation. 🔊
  • 8. It issued a list of three hundred words, of average silliness as to spelling, and proposed new and sane spellings for these words. 🔊
  • 9. Reserve becomes silliness when we know that our affection is returned by the woman we love, but as yet I was not quite sure. 🔊
  • 10. I reckon I could have written essays on the futility of sentiment, and the damned silliness of a man who thinks he cares for a woman. 🔊
  • 11. He felt disgusted at the meanness of the faces, the silliness of the talk, and the idiotic self-satisfaction that oozed through these sweating foreheads. 🔊
  • 12. When I looked at the deep snow, and only a narrow path cleared to the club house, I apprehended some silliness on the part of my host. 🔊
  • 13. He even marvelled at the silliness of the men who had burdened him with such responsibilities, simply because of his pull, and he told Trethaway as much. 🔊