Massive in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Massive

Of or pertaining to a large mass; weighty, heavy, or bulky. | Much larger than normal. | Of great significance or import; overwhelming.

Short Example Sentences for Massive

  • 1. The wheels were massive and low. 🔊
  • 2. The ice-box was a massive affair, almost like a small room. 🔊
  • 3. The massive lines of the chair made her proportions seem wraithlike. 🔊
  • 4. We talked of swaying opinion and moving great classes to massive action. 🔊
  • 5. They build of stone; public and private buildings are massive and durable. 🔊
  • 6. It seemed to be deep and black, and the trees grew to massive size. 🔊
  • 7. They were clean, however, and their massive walls kept out the cold. 🔊
  • 8. Then she closed the massive door and Paul was left standing alone. 🔊
  • 9. In the dining-room, on the massive mahogany table, lunch was laid for three. 🔊
  • 10. At the further end of each causeway, the Mexicans had built massive gates. 🔊

How to use Massive in Sentences?

  • 1. This abundant substance occurs in very perfectly formed crystals or in massive deposits. 🔊
  • 2. And he courteously conducted his sister to the massive oak doors, which closed solidly after her. 🔊
  • 3. The lion raised his massive head as if in defiance, and uttered a mighty, vibrant roar. 🔊
  • 4. The massive stone blocks forming the furnace were too heavy for Densuke to move unaided. 🔊
  • 5. His face was purple; his eyes blazed; his massive form was erect, and quivering with fury. 🔊
  • 6. Opposite the embassy-palace towered the massive block-square General Staff building. 🔊
  • 7. The pictures showed people in massive exodus, heading for the highest mountains that the could reach. 🔊
  • 8. The cellars and vaulted passages extend even beyond the building to the eastward, and are very massive in their construction. 🔊
  • 9. It has a massive buttress in the centre of the southern face, and the outlines of old windows can be traced in various parts. 🔊
  • 10. Full one half of her massive figure stood confessed to sight, without a single particle of drapery. 🔊
  • 11. Around the massive oaken table beamed twenty square rosy faces, bright and ruddy with health and fun. 🔊
  • 12. A massive oak door studded with large-headed nails creaked on its rusty hinges when opened, which was seldom. 🔊
  • 13. After reaching the end we had again to go down steps; at last we happily came to the end of our journey before a low massive door. 🔊
  • 14. Thousands of trees were hewn down, and the trunks piled one upon another, so as to form a massive breastwork. 🔊
  • 15. The dining-room was oak panelled, the ceiling oak, and it was furnished with massive chairs and a huge table. 🔊
  • 16. I also wore a large and massive gold watch-chain, and a diamond ring upon the little finger of my right hand. 🔊
  • 17. Under the shelter of a massive rock, which formed the northern boundary of the little bay, stood one building of more pretension. 🔊
  • 18. He pointed to a narrow turning some dozen yards ahead, apparently the entrance to a mews or yard and closed by a pair of massive wooden gates. 🔊
  • 19. Beyond, through that opening upon the bay, is a castle looming darkly against the sky, with massive towers and arched gateway. 🔊
  • 20. They had lost all fear of the foe, if only the Maid led them into battle, whether in the open or against massive walls. 🔊
  • 21. This is in part a massive store-house set back in the domestic structure, with the shrine of the Inari facing the visitor. 🔊
  • 22. I am always glad when I get round the corner, and can rest my eye on the massive and simple majesty of the nave and transepts. 🔊
  • 23. Dearsley himself was in no condition to say anything, and Mulvaney preserved a massive silence, broken only by the occasional licking of the lips. 🔊
  • 24. There was a massive four-poster bed with faded blue satin curtains, and there was a fireplace with fire-dogs and an Adam screen. 🔊
  • 25. It was a round keep, built of massive stone, the walls ivy-covered, the base green with moss, damp and age. 🔊