Heartening in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Heartening

cheerfully encouraging | present participle of hearten

Short Example Sentences for Heartening

  • 1. It was not a heartening spectacle. 🔊
  • 2. This was not a heartening task. 🔊
  • 3. That was a heartening sign. 🔊
  • 4. She was a fine heartening sight coming in. 🔊
  • 5. Then came the heartening tones of his voice. 🔊
  • 6. But it was all healthful, heartening work, and we enjoyed it to the full. 🔊
  • 7. All through that winter the news was bad for us, heartening for the Turks. 🔊

How to use Heartening in Sentences?

  • 1. But the boyish joy with which he rushed for Fenton was a heartening thing to see. 🔊
  • 2. It was Mintz, who had given him the heartening word after the committee meeting. 🔊
  • 3. It seemed to her that she was heartening her adversary for the fray, and she took pleasure in doing it effectually. 🔊
  • 4. There was something heartening in the girl's slim activity of pose apart from her words. 🔊
  • 5. There was a heartening click as the cogs slipped into place and a cracking of frame and varnish as the car slowly rose. 🔊
  • 6. Once, when the beer was still heartening him, he nerved himself to creep on tiptoe up the stair and to listen to what was going on. 🔊
  • 7. It would be interesting to know exactly how much of this defiant temper was due to the heartening example of Japan. 🔊
  • 8. It was heartening to feel that she was standing by her colors, by Charlotte, and going to see her new friends. 🔊
  • 9. The announcement to the people and to the Reichstag had a heartening effect on the Germans at just the time they needed some such stimulant. 🔊
  • 10. Would they keep companionable vigil, the two women, heartening each other by a word, or would they sit aloof, each wrapped in her own grief? 🔊
  • 11. After a minute of heartening talk, Craig slipped out of the room, leaving the two old friends together. 🔊
  • 12. It is not a heartening thing to go stumbling on hilltops in the dusk of an April evening, with black, horrific hill-slopes sinking on all sides. 🔊
  • 13. It is a cheering and heartening experience to present a good letter to a fine family and be received with a cordiality and genuine hospitality that leaves no doubt as to the honest motives of the hosts. 🔊
  • 14. Behind the smile in them the troubled shadows were still lurking; and when the heartening word was on his lips they looked past him, dilating suddenly with a great horror. 🔊