Lint in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Lint

(transitive, computing) To perform a static check on (source code) to detect stylistic or programmatic errors. | A fine material made by scraping cotton or linen cloth; used for dressing wounds. | Clinging fuzzy fluff that clings to fabric or accumulates in one's pockets or navel etc.

Short Example Sentence for Lint

  • 1. But who showed the lint to the fisherman? 🔊
  • 2. Then it is lined with white vegetable lint or down. 🔊
  • 3. Three hundred thousand pounds of lint cotton. 🔊
  • 4. Our bandages and lint had not long to wait before being required. 🔊
  • 5. The separation of lint from seed is accomplished in various ways. 🔊
  • 6. Beatrice stooped to flick an imaginary piece of lint off of her skirt. 🔊
  • 7. I beg you for the love of humanity to make lint and bandages for the wounded. 🔊
  • 8. It is painful but thorough; it is spread on lint and renewed daily. 🔊
  • 9. She cut a fresh piece of lint and carefully spread the ointment upon it. 🔊
  • 10. Hoe fraai slingert zich het blauw zijden lint door dat zware golvende haar! 🔊
  • 11. The lint is brown and generally resembles Mitafifi but is less valuable. 🔊
  • 12. How t'was a towmond auld, sin' lint was i' the bell. 🔊
  • 13. The Moon suggested hope, vague and undefined, lint still hope. 🔊
  • 14. Ik heb niets anders gevonden dan dit,' en hij hield een rood lint omhoog. 🔊

How to use Lint in a Sentence?

  • 1. Great difficulty was experienced in separating the seed from the lint of upland cotton. 🔊
  • 2. Generally from fourteen to fifteen bales of cotton were in the lint room at a time. 🔊
  • 3. His other shirt being fallen into pieces, he put it in his salade to make lint of it if need was. 🔊
  • 4. This white stuff is the sort of lint they use in hospitals, cut into strips like this. 🔊
  • 5. Almost every other kind gives more lint (or picked cotton) than does this variety. 🔊
  • 6. The low yield per acre in this island, and also the low value of the lint per lb. 🔊
  • 7. The Circle had been founded in war time when women scraped lint and sewed with a passionate zeal. 🔊
  • 8. The lint is pure white, very fine and silky, but not so strong as Mitafifi cotton. 🔊
  • 9. Clay and "bottom" lands produce a large, leafy plant, yielding less lint in proportion. 🔊
  • 10. These lint baskets were used in removing the lint from the lint room to the place where the cotton was baled. 🔊
  • 11. Strong winds and heavy rains do much damage to cotton by blowing or beating the lint out of the bolls. 🔊
  • 12. As nobody dared to go below to dispose of them properly, they were reduced to lint in a few minutes. 🔊
  • 13. Cleanse the skin of the distal phalanx of the second finger of the left hand above the root of the nail with lint and ether. 🔊
  • 14. By means of enormous pressure they crush down the billowing lint until four feet of it can be reduced to a thickness of not more than seven inches. 🔊
  • 15. Within the lamp was a wick made from the lint of wild hemp, fed with goat's fat. 🔊
  • 16. The dust and lint of the cotton-room had choked the springs of life, and on her hollow cheeks glowed the autograph of consumption. 🔊
  • 17. Then a piece of lint soaked in camphorated spirits, opodeldoc or camphor liniment may be applied and retained on the part. 🔊
  • 18. He may sell the lint from his cotton, but he can not dispose of it (as is frequently done here) in the seed. 🔊
  • 19. Then, taking a pile of old linen out of a cupboard, she began to cut it up, to make lint and bandages. 🔊
  • 20. To condense the weight of our exports, selling less in the bushel and more on hoof and in fleece; less in lint and more in warp and woof. 🔊
  • 21. Nest of fine bark-like fibre on the outside, lined with lint from thistle plant; located on limb of small hackberry. 🔊
  • 22. She had spent half an hour fussing over it with the iron, then spent another half an hour getting every speck of lint off her silk skirt. 🔊
  • 23. The sufferers parade their miseries, tear the lint from their bruises, reveal their indictable crimes, that you may pity them. 🔊
  • 24. Mr. Derry swelled comfortably and brushed lint from his jacket, applying the pressure of a genial silence. 🔊
  • 25. Now suppose we sell the lint of the cotton, keeping all the rest of the plant, including the seed, on the farm and turning it back into the soil. 🔊
  • 26. I prescribed careful cleansing, and the use of lint and lotion, and I gave a supply of the necessary material. 🔊