Margin in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Margin

(transitive) To add a margin to. | (transitive) To enter (notes etc.) into the margin. | (typography) The edge of the paper, typically left blank when printing but sometimes used for annotations etc.

Short Example Sentences for Margin

  • 1. Once on the margin he was soon asleep. 🔊
  • 2. I love a broad margin to my life. 🔊
  • 3. We also had a large margin of safety. 🔊
  • 4. But the margin would be fearfully close. 🔊
  • 5. In lamps, the safe margin is much less. 🔊
  • 6. He required ease, margin and elbow-room. 🔊
  • 7. It had the look of the margin of a Primer page. 🔊
  • 8. The omissions are here supplied in the margin from the other copies. 🔊
  • 9. Along the margin of the brook both men had left clear footprints. 🔊
  • 10. As time passed, he had noted in the margin of the paper the fate of each man. 🔊
  • 11. And Echtra's grave is on the margin of the ford. 🔊
  • 12. Though, of course, we've got to allow a margin for the silver and the pennies. 🔊
  • 13. I've left jist enough beef on ye to give ye a wee bit of a margin to work off. 🔊

How to use Margin in Sentences?

  • 1. The nature of their hardships and the slender margin of their resources have been pointed out. 🔊
  • 2. The fisherman proved to be one of two who were making their way along the margin of the run. 🔊
  • 3. I had about ten dollars on hand, which would be a sufficient margin for contingencies. 🔊
  • 4. They pressed forward to the margin of the slough, feet squishing in the deep muck. 🔊
  • 5. It becomes at once obvious that the margin for "rings" was but slender in those days. 🔊
  • 6. No matter what type is selected, there should be made an ample allowance for margin of power. 🔊
  • 7. A better seat you could not take Than on the margin of this lake. 🔊
  • 8. Apparently, therefore, there would be a margin of profit on the whole by making a compound crepe. 🔊
  • 9. Therefore, I dipped under the little fall and made my cautious way to the margin of the cataract. 🔊
  • 10. In the right-hand margin is written "clere," i.e., clear the stage for the next act. 🔊
  • 11. Even an ordinarily good manager with free hands and no nerves might have achieved a margin of profit. 🔊
  • 12. And occasionally the flights of sand-grouse stooped in their pretty way and drank at the margin of the water. 🔊
  • 13. On the margin of the wood are a few young pines, their delicate plumes just touched with the loveliest green. 🔊
  • 14. However you decide, be assured that the foundation of philosophy is a margin, and that the margin can always be had. 🔊
  • 15. Kelley took a stub of a pencil out of his vest pocket and wrote with great labor on the margin of one of the papers. 🔊
  • 16. Once they noticed that they were advancing by the most difficult route, they left the margin of the brook and cut straight down the slope. 🔊
  • 17. They were to run from a given point, about a hundred paces distant, to the margin of the brook. 🔊
  • 18. We reached the water without great difficulty; upon its margin we lay down and drank long and eagerly. 🔊
  • 19. In late summer the pelage on the tail is markedly worn, and the hairs around its outer margin are broken. 🔊
  • 20. We knew that we should see numbers of them feeding along the margin of the stream, and upon the natural meadows that skirted the shore. 🔊
  • 21. I distanced my pursuers, however, and arrived at the margin of the stream without having once presented a fair target to their aim. 🔊
  • 22. Had sufficient margin of power been allowed originally, only two engines would have been bought, as against the three indicated above. 🔊