Insert in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Insert

(transitive) To put in between or into. | An image inserted into text. | A promotional or instructive leaflet inserted into a magazine, newspaper, tape or disk package, etc.

Short Example Sentences for Insert

  • 1. Then you insert the crowbar between the shell and the rock. 🔊
  • 2. I have thought it best to insert my translation here. 🔊
  • 3. I would, for instance, insert the 7 pp. 🔊
  • 4. Also to strike out $800,000 and insert ten million dollars. 🔊
  • 5. It is considered unnecessary to insert the details at length. 🔊
  • 6. I may at this point insert an illustration communicated to me privately. 🔊
  • 7. Select a smooth place, on the stock into which you are to insert the bud. 🔊
  • 8. In spite of some repulsive features, we insert the accompanying picture. 🔊
  • 9. I am allowed to insert here a most graphic letter, written by Lieut. 🔊
  • 10. I insert a photograph of Mr. Rathbun taken shortly after his second fast. 🔊

How to use Insert in Sentences?

  • 1. I insert the above in this place on account of a slight connection with the last. 🔊
  • 2. Raskolnikoff was able to insert the key in the lock without the least difficulty. 🔊
  • 3. I have a lot more of these repartees that I could insert here if it was necessary. 🔊
  • 4. My hand shook as with palsy, and made it well nigh impossible for me to insert the key. 🔊
  • 5. He was frequently employed by Wijnants to insert figures and animals in his landscapes. 🔊
  • 6. The proper exposure given, we cap the lens, remove the paper and insert the foreground negative. 🔊
  • 7. Of course Doña Rita was not a woman about whom the newspapers insert little paragraphs. 🔊
  • 8. Suppose we take a piece of ice which is 10 degrees below the freezing point and insert in it a thermometer. 🔊
  • 9. But whether the interruption be slight or considerable, he must never insert one comma and omit the other. 🔊
  • 10. While the book is in press the following interesting statistics are received, which are deemed of sufficient importance to insert here. 🔊
  • 11. Drain on soft paper, then insert a short piece of macaroni in the pointed end of each fillet and cover this with a paper frill. 🔊
  • 12. In the first place, he does not make the too common mistake of allowing the black populace to insert the thin end of the wedge. 🔊
  • 13. He often avoids writing the year, and when he does insert it he commits himself to the last two figures only and adds a saving clause. 🔊
  • 14. When the Rabbis began to insert the vowel-points they had lost the true pronunciation of the sacred name. 🔊
  • 15. So you take one of these shoots, sharpen it at the top and insert this sharpened tip under the healthy bark at the top of the blighted area. 🔊
  • 16. Cut away the cane and insert in its place a stout bag of twilled linen, the size of the seat and about ten inches deep. 🔊
  • 17. He had taken out his latch-key and was about to insert it in the lock, when the door opened and Gershom stood before them. 🔊
  • 18. Having a stitch on needle, insert hook in work, take up the thread and draw it through the work and the stitch on the needle at the same time. 🔊
  • 19. The sashes were easily forced open, and raised enough to enable us to insert the rubber tubes connected with the iron reservoirs. 🔊
  • 20. To test if custard is baked, gently insert a silver knife into the custard, taking care that the knife does not pierce the crust. 🔊
  • 21. Suitably enough, I may here insert a page as to my own musical idiosyncrasy as a bit of author-life. 🔊
  • 22. When the bark is sufficiently raised, carefully insert the bud beneath, taking hold of it by the remaining portion of the leaf stalk. 🔊
  • 23. It is a common practice with persons of both sexes to insert a "quid" of tobacco in their cheek, or between the upper lip and the gum. 🔊
  • 24. He could see, for instance, that a certain key would not fit the lock, and yet he continued to try and insert it. 🔊
  • 25. But Amelia only took down his butternut coat from the nail, and returned with it, holding it ready for him to insert his arms. 🔊