Alignment in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Alignment

An arrangement of items in a line. | The process of adjusting a mechanism such that its parts are aligned; the condition of having its parts so adjusted. | An alliance of factions.

Short Example Sentences for Alignment

  • 1. There was a new alignment of parties. 🔊
  • 2. The alignment could be improved but is satisfactory for the present. 🔊
  • 3. Soon it was standard speed with everybody in proper alignment again. 🔊

How to use Alignment in Sentences?

  • 1. The outcome was the solid alignment of all the Republicans in Congress against the Compromise. 🔊
  • 2. It was a godsend to Boyce that the armies of the alignment had reached the Joenine Forest. 🔊
  • 3. Neither is the doorway of this pylon in alignment with the other doorways on the major axis of the building. 🔊
  • 4. The idealists only differed from the philosophic materialists on question of the alignment of nature in reference to mind. 🔊
  • 5. Such are the conspicuous examples of ancient works that are now found to be on the alignment of modern routes of travel. 🔊
  • 6. A tendency toward factional alignment at present characterizes the radical movement which has been sweeping over the country. 🔊
  • 7. The alignment of the simple industrial processes along the general intelligence scale has already been begun. 🔊
  • 8. They are in perfect alignment to start, and they lift their feet practically in exact time one with the other. 🔊
  • 9. These railways do not follow the old highway routes closely but they mark their general alignment and are frequently close beside them. 🔊
  • 10. All spectators should take ground well in rear of the alignment of the firing-point, and on its right flank. 🔊
  • 11. The choir spreads outward at its first bay, the side walls not following the alignment of the body of the church. 🔊
  • 12. As on that day a few weeks before, the crowd was at the Sugar-pole, but its alignment was different. 🔊
  • 13. Near the tower, the red-brown walls and huge piers of the mosque built at the same time stretch their roofless alignment beneath the sky. 🔊
  • 14. The alignment follows the existing road with the exception of a change at Dilley to eliminate two railroad crossings. 🔊
  • 15. They stood in the exact alignment their constant drill had made possible, with bayonets fixed, staring straight ahead. 🔊
  • 16. For, in addition to the longitudes and latitudes quoted from Ptolemy, he has described by alignment the positions of the stars referred to. 🔊
  • 17. It is said that the alignment of the Russian road from Resht is to be made in view of a railway in the future. 🔊
  • 18. There will also be the problem of the alignment of the various types of work along the general intelligence scales, as rapidly as these are extended and elaborated. 🔊
  • 19. If widened and the alignment corrected in a few locations, this would afford a direct route to the Rogue River where a ferry runs regularly. 🔊
  • 20. Low summit obtained by alignment change going to the east of Jackson Hill, involving two miles of new construction. 🔊
  • 21. The first days were passed in general debate, during which much negotiation between section leaders and a general alignment of forces were going on in the lobbies. 🔊
  • 22. At the same time this does not explain the fact that a significant fraction of these works lie along the general alignment of our present routes of travel and are in numerous instances touched by them. 🔊
  • 23. In the light of all that has since taken place, it is interesting to note how the international alignment of 1910 was reflected in the minds of these big international financiers. 🔊
  • 24. A small key which throws the mirror out of alignment serves to obscure the flashes for a space at the will of the sender, and so produces short or long flashes. 🔊
  • 25. He thrust both hands deep in his trouser pockets and stared purposelessly into space, twisting his eyebrows out of alignment and crookedly protruding his lower lip. 🔊
  • 26. The alignment parallels the Southern Pacific Railway on the north side of the tracks and eliminates four grade crossings. 🔊
  • 27. This survey follows, in a general way, the present road between those points, deviating from it only where improvements in alignment or grade can be secured. 🔊
  • 28. The momentum of their own charge was gone; they had now fought their way through nearly a mile of thickets and swamps and had, necessarily, lost their alignment and cohesion. 🔊