Context in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Context

(obsolete) Knit or woven together; close; firm. | (obsolete) To knit or bind together; to unite closely. | The surroundings, circumstances, environment, background or settings that determine, specify, or clarify the meaning of an event or other occurrence.

Short Example Sentence for Context

  • 1. By the context of the will; 2. 🔊
  • 2. We quote the whole context for the reader. 🔊
  • 3. They belong to the temporal context of actions and events. 🔊
  • 4. The message is a standard message; only the context is new. 🔊
  • 5. The context suggests he may have meant Numbers 35.30. 🔊
  • 6. It was inserted based on the context of the note. 🔊
  • 7. Over the context of the message they drank hydromel to her fall. 🔊
  • 8. The context of this passages shows that the bridge leads nowhither. 🔊
  • 9. He supplies a conjectural context of his own, and the result is a romance. 🔊

How to use Context in Sentence?

  • 1. It will be easy to see by the context to which of these categories each quotation belongs. 🔊
  • 2. In the same context we have the traditional authority and justification for this new departure. 🔊
  • 3. I believe that one is forced to this conclusion by the context and by the female counterparts. 🔊
  • 4. In this context the following extract from a recent consular report is of interest. 🔊
  • 5. I have tried to avoid all these except where the context should make plain their archaic sense. 🔊
  • 6. Probably the context will supply the needed information and the line may be set up correctly. 🔊
  • 7. The term is properly applicable to a physical objective when the context makes the meaning clear. 🔊
  • 8. Romola Borria was murmuring something, the context of which was not quite clear to him. 🔊
  • 9. That such a division was meant by John becomes evident if we examine the context carefully. 🔊
  • 10. A brief examination of the context will show that such an idea was not in the mind of the apostle at all. 🔊
  • 11. This probably refers to XLVI, but without their original context the lines must remain obscure. 🔊
  • 12. Its different meanings are easily suggested by the context and the signification of the root to which it is joined. 🔊
  • 13. And the girl had talked so rapidly and so fiercely that he could not gather even the context of the matter. 🔊
  • 14. It was a shift in perspective that allowed us to orient ourselves to mathematical objects from beyond the context of their own dimensionality. 🔊
  • 15. Lefevre was therefore surprised when he was suddenly asked a question, which was without context in his own thought. 🔊
  • 16. The context of the article makes it appear that the poem itself must date from the late eighteenth century. 🔊
  • 17. The barrister surveyed the simple words with an intensity that indicated his desire to wrest from their context its hidden significance. 🔊
  • 18. As for the circumstances and context which give added menace to the contract, the following facts are significant. 🔊
  • 19. You take the text to speak of the latter, when the context plainly sheweth you that it speaks of the former. 🔊
  • 20. The context had certainly prepared us for the wife-sacrificing author to be some one slightly better known. 🔊
  • 21. The banquet provides the context for the unwinding of this plot as vengeance consumes itself, bring about the regime change that justice demands. 🔊
  • 22. The second is whether, in the context of the movie industry, we can see evidence of the evil it needed to combat. 🔊
  • 23. Polly finished the last couple of sentences of her latin prose with little or no regard to the context and joined Betty. 🔊
  • 24. We should also look up the texts of Scripture on which we rely, and frequently the context will suggest further thoughts. 🔊
  • 25. The context requires a tough subject, and 'hide-bound' or 'case-hardened' might answer as a rendering. 🔊
  • 26. The law of fair use had evolved in the context of expressive, nonfunctional, stand-alone works such as books, poems, songs. 🔊
  • 27. The tense of a verb standing alone seems always indefinite; the context alone tells whether the present, past, or future is indicated. 🔊
  • 28. Writers on the subject say that this use occurs when the connection between the parenthetical clause and the context is closer than would be indicated by commas. 🔊
  • 29. But those of us who would understand the context in which our history first developed will do well to consider the career of Christopher Newport. 🔊
  • 30. The somewhat malicious purpose it contemplated was justified, I claim, by the context (so to speak) of events. 🔊