Dew in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Dew

To wet with, or as if with, dew; to moisten. | (uncountable) Any moisture from the atmosphere condensed by cool bodies upon their surfaces. | (uncountable) Moisture in the air that settles on plants, etc in the morning, resulting in drops.

Short Example Sentences for Dew

  • 1. There is dew on the grass. 🔊
  • 2. And in the morn and liquid dew of youth. 🔊
  • 3. As dew upon the petals of roses. 🔊
  • 4. Here dew would cool a throbbing brow. 🔊
  • 5. One felt that she might have fared equally well on dew and nectar. 🔊
  • 6. Fur I dew think he'd be sorry. 🔊
  • 7. The dew upon the gray grass-spears, I shall remember them with tears. 🔊
  • 8. The dew fell fresh, the sun rose mild, And made my branches grow, O! 🔊
  • 9. But the sound of his bells that fell softly, as dew on the slumberer's ear. 🔊

How to use Dew in Sentences?

  • 1. His inward agony was forcing out on his slanting forehead a dew of perspiration. 🔊
  • 2. The dew in the meadows and the pearls on the wings of butterflies began to glisten. 🔊
  • 3. The covering acts as a screen, which prevents the heat from radiating to the dew point. 🔊
  • 4. The mist bank and the heavy fall of dew had so moistened things that the fire crept but slowly. 🔊
  • 5. It was in the form of an orchid, with a tiny diamond like a drop of dew on one petal. 🔊
  • 6. Then, sprinkling dew from the bluebells into their eyes, she vanished into the sunlit air. 🔊
  • 7. The sun would soon set, the air was already turning a little chilly, and the dew was falling. 🔊
  • 8. A cold, soft dew came out upon his face, dried, hardened, and burst forth again. 🔊
  • 9. They hain't changed a mite durin' the night, except that they've got some dew on 'em. 🔊
  • 10. And lay a way of dew and flowers Where your feet, your morning feet, shall tread. 🔊
  • 11. Through dew and exhalation; Ye trip it deftly on the ground, But gain no elevation. 🔊
  • 12. Thy hair, O Helge! is pierced through with frost, or with the dew of death is the hero slain. 🔊
  • 13. And it Cometh of the Dew of Heaven that falleth upon the Herbs in that Country. 🔊
  • 14. Outside the window the multitude of flowers was drinking in the dew and drooping restfully to sleep. 🔊
  • 15. For the same reason no dew will form under a light covering spread over the ground even at some distance above it. 🔊
  • 16. He found that while there would be a heavy dew on the grass outside there was little or none within the inclosure. 🔊
  • 17. It is a curious fact that often there will be a heavier dew under the blaze of a full moon on a clear night than at any other time. 🔊
  • 18. Joan gazed ruefully at the wreck of her prettiest gown, limp with dew and crushed beyond recognition. 🔊
  • 19. She ate honey from the flowers, and drank dew out of the golden buttercups and danced and sang the livelong day. 🔊
  • 20. Cold sweat stood out all over him; it ran down his face in trickling streams and his body was drenched with that clammy dew of fear. 🔊
  • 21. The "best farmer that ever brushed dew from lawn" is clad in antique costume with toga and buskins. 🔊
  • 22. Its products are numerous, but the country suffers much for want of water, though the dew falls heavily every night. 🔊
  • 23. With the dew on his brow and the rust on his mail; And the tents were all silent, the banners alone. 🔊
  • 24. Forest and field glowed in living green, and the south wind, which had the odor of flowers in its breath, was fresh as the dew upon our faces. 🔊
  • 25. Scarcely had the sun peeped over the eastern horizon than the Dew Fairy came fluttering into the woodland. 🔊
  • 26. But in the dusk of that evening, when a chill dew sparkled along the edges of the bog, he came, a clumsy shadow and grazed among the hummocks. 🔊