Matches in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Matches

Third-person singular simple present indicative form of match | plural of match

Short Example Sentence for Matches

  • 1. There are boxes of matches too. 🔊
  • 2. Tommy used him to strike his matches on. 🔊
  • 3. We struck matches and explored. 🔊
  • 4. He laid a few matches on the table. 🔊
  • 5. The stuff of the bag matches the stuff of your dress. 🔊
  • 6. The boxing matches accomplished several results. 🔊
  • 7. Men carried matches in them sometimes, or money. 🔊
  • 8. That transaction of the matches was a crime, you know. 🔊
  • 9. You refuse one of the finest matches in England! 🔊
  • 10. Now, I pry my eyes open with matches to stay awake. 🔊
  • 11. In sulphur matches the paraffin is replaced by sulphur. 🔊
  • 12. More of these matches are made than people generally imagine. 🔊
  • 13. Cigarettes and matches are at a premium and food is running out on board. 🔊
  • 14. We noticed how matches struck on the other ships showed up last night. 🔊
  • 15. Jackson drew half a dozen candles and a quantity of matches from his pocket. 🔊
  • 16. It is estimated that on an average each person uses seven matches every day. 🔊
  • 17. Thus, he brings matches when he sees that some one wants to light a candle. 🔊
  • 18. The matches were to take place at Newmarket on the first two days. 🔊
  • 19. It's a funny thing, but people always say your month stone matches your eyes. 🔊

How to use Matches in Sentence?

  • 1. Freshman pitted himself again sophomore, and a score of wrestling matches were in progress. 🔊
  • 2. When the shooting matches were announced a brown-eyed railroad man was asked to enter. 🔊
  • 3. Making matches is a big business, even if one hundred of them are sold for a cent. 🔊
  • 4. To provide so many would require some seven hundred million matches a day in this country alone. 🔊
  • 5. Your head, it is asserted by the jealous, is a vacancy that matches the empty spaces of the night. 🔊
  • 6. He found the matches and, sitting upright, lit one and applied it to the pipe bowl. 🔊
  • 7. It matches closely the size of English holdings, where agricultural science is at its height. 🔊
  • 8. Though your matches flare in the midnight air, And your brazen trumpets sound! 🔊
  • 9. After the Torpid matches the school settled down to train (more or less) for the athletic sports. 🔊
  • 10. At length it was discovered that sesqui-sulphide of phosphorus would make just as good matches and was harmless. 🔊
  • 11. Joan was so preoccupied with her new friendship that she had rather neglected the boxing matches of late, which presently languished. 🔊
  • 12. Nevertheless, even such matches as these were regarded as a wonderful convenience, and were sold at five dollars a hundred. 🔊
  • 13. The first step in making matches is to select some white-pine plank of good quality and cut it into blocks of the proper size. 🔊
  • 14. These matches were suggestive, for the door of my prison was made of wood, and fire would consume and destroy it. 🔊
  • 15. The three made their way up the narrow stairs and through the dark passages, so dark that matches had to be lighted to show them the way. 🔊
  • 16. He obeyed, fetching some matches from his own room and setting the lamp, when it was lit, on the table by her side. 🔊
  • 17. I think there are too many matches made merely from a fancy, and that is one cause of so many unhappy marriages and so many divorces. 🔊
  • 18. He blinked in his efforts to pierce the gloom of the dim interior, and then with a muttered oath produced a box of wax matches and struck a light. 🔊
  • 19. Bill, who smokes more matches than tobacco, has had to go below so often to light his pipe, that he has decided to do without smoking on deck. 🔊
  • 20. To-day friction matches are known throughout the area, although probably not one person in one hundred has ever owned a box of matches. 🔊
  • 21. The old sulphur matches made in "card and block" can no longer be bought in this country; the safety match has taken their place. 🔊