Wall in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Wall

(transitive, nautical) To make a wall knot on the end of (a rope). | (nautical) A kind of knot often used at the end of a rope; a wall knot or wale. | (US) Eye dialect spelling of well.

Short Example Sentences for Wall

  • 1. There on the wall are the four pieces. 🔊
  • 2. A good idea of the wall type is shown in Fig. 🔊
  • 3. London Wall 4850 (Private Exchange). 🔊
  • 4. He was using a drill on the face of the rock wall in front of him. 🔊
  • 5. The wall telephone-set cabinets have assumed a multitude of forms. 🔊
  • 6. Magneto Wall Set] Magneto-Telephone Sets. 🔊
  • 7. The elder man was leaning back against the wall in a heavy sleep. 🔊
  • 8. On the wall beside you hang five shields, each smaller than the other. 🔊
  • 9. It paralleled the river, a perpendicular wall of gray sandstone. 🔊
  • 10. The entrance to the wine shop was like a rough hole in a wall of flints. 🔊
  • 11. The common-battery wall set has usually taken this general form. 🔊
  • 12. Along the high brick wall a starved gray cat was stealing like a shadow. 🔊
  • 13. That heavy, tall piece of furniture stood clear of the wall by quite an inch. 🔊
  • 14. M, Neuer Wall 44, II, Hamburg. 🔊
  • 15. One coronation group on the wall of a Kashmiri shop was especially fine. 🔊
  • 16. It is usual on wall sets to provide some sort of a shelf, as indicated in Fig. 🔊
  • 17. Common-Battery Wall Set] Common-Battery Telephone Sets. 🔊

How to use Wall in Sentences?

  • 1. I was but the fourth from the wall on my side, and a burner was directly above me. 🔊
  • 2. And there are some young ones who live in the spout at the corner of the wall of your room. 🔊
  • 3. The wind blew a piece of paper past me and it lodged against a wall of a house. 🔊
  • 4. With a rush of sudden, unexplainable terror, Gray looked up the steep impassable wall of rock. 🔊
  • 5. A typical form of hook switch, as employed in the ordinary wall telephone sets, is shown in Fig. 🔊
  • 6. Vincent was a good deal surprised when someone came close to him down the aisle next to the outer wall of the building. 🔊
  • 7. The deft weaving of palm-leaf hut and wall of defence creates a village or destroys it at lightning speed. 🔊
  • 8. His eyes were down, and my companion crept round the room next the wall as noiselessly as a walking shadow. 🔊
  • 9. You will observe that there hangs on the wall beside you what appear to be four charts, but which are really the parts of one chart. 🔊
  • 10. It was a sort of inner drawing-room apparently, for there were closed folding-doors in the wall that opposed the entrance. 🔊
  • 11. After walking ten paces, he came face-up against a wall lying at right angles to the direction in which he had been moving. 🔊
  • 12. A black wall of smoke settles down and hides our fleet from view; only through the blackness can be seen the flashes of the great guns. 🔊
  • 13. It is a perfectly round dell, shut in on every side by a wall of perpendicular cliffs more than six hundred feet high. 🔊
  • 14. Like one suddenly bereft of all power of speech or motion I stared mutely at the black wall before me. 🔊
  • 15. The circuit given in this figure is for a local-battery wall set similar in type to that shown in Figs. 🔊
  • 16. The two rooms at Libby adjoined each other on the second floor, but a solid brick wall was between them. 🔊
  • 17. Shortly before the moon-faced clock nailed on the wall struck the hour of nine with a great internal whirring, some one tapped lightly on the door. 🔊
  • 18. The tunnel, which extended along the interior of the wall toward the left, was about six feet in height by two and a half in width. 🔊