Detection in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Detection

The act of detecting or sensing something; discovering something that was hidden or disguised. | The finding out of a constituent, a signal, an agent or the like, mostly by means of a specific device or method.

Short Example Sentences for Detection

  • 1. This detection has made him desperate. 🔊
  • 2. It is therefore used in the detection of these metals. 🔊
  • 3. Now really the worst danger of detection was over. 🔊
  • 4. Thanks to his brains, detection is impossible. 🔊
  • 5. But this man was by no means a mere detection machine. 🔊
  • 6. Thanks to his brains, detection is impossible. 🔊
  • 7. The heels of Detection are sore from the toes of Remorse. 🔊
  • 8. Many a king has been made a tyrant by the detection of a conspiracy. 🔊
  • 9. These specific elements are capable of detection and analysis. 🔊
  • 10. Even as it was, I saw detection staring me straight in the face. 🔊

How to use Detection in Sentences?

  • 1. He was of opinion that the observers had been mistaken in the alleged detection of perturbations. 🔊
  • 2. It seems to me you have been extraordinarily lucky to have escaped detection so far. 🔊
  • 3. The gully was an unknown place then, and having once reached it all fear of detection was over. 🔊
  • 4. These reactions make the detection of even minute quantities of arsenic a very easy problem. 🔊
  • 5. There is an elaborate set of detection equipment, which will detect absolutely nothing. 🔊
  • 6. At any rate, the detection of falsehood in a history, is not a motive to suppose it true. 🔊
  • 7. His phenomenal instinct in the detection of crime had fastened unerringly on a singular coincidence. 🔊
  • 8. The utmost efforts of the home government failed to secure the detection or punishment of any one of the perpetrators. 🔊
  • 9. The detection of our identity, or punishment for preparing to fight a duel were the ideas that sprang up in my head. 🔊
  • 10. It was not likely that a man who feared detection so much dare rely on the generosity of a man who knew his secret. 🔊
  • 11. The plants should be tended carefully, and close observation made for the detection of disease or pests. 🔊
  • 12. It was altogether a bewildering occupation to pass trusted characters and names in mental review with an eye to the detection of the traitor. 🔊
  • 13. The detailed work of investigation and detection necessarily falls upon them, and they are specially vulnerable through their families. 🔊
  • 14. In chemistry it reveals substances never known before; in analysis it is delicate to the detection of the millionth of a grain. 🔊
  • 15. He has malice enough in him to take away life, if he felt sure he could do it without detection and punishment. 🔊
  • 16. We do not disturb ourselves with the detection of fallacies which do us no harm, nor willingly decline a pleasing effect to investigate its cause. 🔊
  • 17. Ventilators made in this way absolutely defy detection and do much toward bettering the general appearance of the craft upon which they are used. 🔊
  • 18. Whether she could make away with one or both of those without detection she did not know, and she would have to use her wits regarding ammunition. 🔊
  • 19. The liberality, inconsistent with his assumed role, aroused suspicion and led to the detection of his rank and identity. 🔊
  • 20. The one who is moved by fear makes his chief concern the avoidance of detection on the one hand, or the escape of punishment on the other. 🔊
  • 21. For fear of possible detection by some prowler from the camp, no fire was built, and a cold bite was eaten. 🔊
  • 22. The character of this offence is such as to render detection very uncertain, full proof almost impossible, conviction rare. 🔊
  • 23. Now that immediate risk of detection seemed past Trent assured himself that his evening had been well spent. 🔊
  • 24. She left us an hour and a half before dawn, we letting her return alone because of the greater danger of detection if we had tried to escort her. 🔊
  • 25. Deep in the eyes Mark looked him, and still to the detection of no glimmer of the earlier man in the depths. 🔊