Neighing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Neighing

present participle of neigh | The sound made by a horse; an act or instance of the verb neigh.

Short Example Sentence for Neighing

  • 1. The old Signore gave his little neighing laugh at the idea. 🔊
  • 2. The neighing and lowing of these poor beasts pierced me to the heart. 🔊
  • 3. Horses without riders wandered about the field neighing for their masters. 🔊
  • 4. The prancing and neighing of horses in the courtyard scares away the silence. 🔊
  • 5. And the horse turned back the way he had come, neighing without a pause. 🔊
  • 6. Nobody responding, she plunged and reared, neighing loudly for help. 🔊
  • 7. In trotted a troop of horses, neighing loudly, "Who stole our flowing manes? 🔊

How to use Neighing in Sentence?

  • 1. He was still dozing when he was aroused by the neighing and pawing of his horse. 🔊
  • 2. A sound as of a clattering troop of cavalry, the neighing of horses in the grounds! 🔊
  • 3. Besides all this, the neighing of thousands of horses rendered the din still more unbearable. 🔊
  • 4. The other horse was neighing loudly, evidently demanding a share in the feast. 🔊
  • 5. A moment later a big horse appeared from under the shed and came toward him, neighing gratefully. 🔊
  • 6. The neighing of the wounded horse mingled with the last prayer, or the death-groan, of its rider. 🔊
  • 7. He halted, lingered, and came to a neighing stop, looking around at his mistress. 🔊
  • 8. Already were heard the snorting and neighing of the first of the king's horses. 🔊
  • 9. The neighing of a horse far down the road and the barking of a dog in the distance were the only sounds she heard. 🔊
  • 10. Horses might have been heard munching at the foliage out in the bushes, occasionally neighing or stamping. 🔊
  • 11. Suddenly, a sound as of kettledrums and cymbals and squeaking violins rose above the neighing and braying of the fair. 🔊
  • 12. She had just run across the road to convince a cow of its loss of the sense of direction when she heard the neighing of a horse. 🔊
  • 13. He had heard the oaths of the hussars and the neighing of the horses, and had come to the edge of the trench to see what was going on. 🔊
  • 14. The continual neighing of horses in the woods told of the arrival of fresh troops of planters and fox-hunting cavaliers. 🔊
  • 15. Three other horses and their riders had edged well beyond the circumference of that circle, the horses neighing and snorting. 🔊
  • 16. They had just started feeding up in the regimental lines when he arrived; the excited neighing of five hundred horses was music to his ears. 🔊
  • 17. The old war-horse was not neighing for the fray, that being all over; he was just putting his footnote to a piece of history he had fashioned. 🔊
  • 18. The animal at last proceeded, turning his head impatiently from side to side, and snorting and neighing with fear. 🔊
  • 19. The saddles and bridles were taken off, and the young horses trotted off towards the corral, neighing to one another. 🔊
  • 20. The hum of multitudes of men, the neighing of horses, the discordant clamours of a camp, filled the air. 🔊
  • 21. While we were thus cautiously tramping through the forest, I heard the neighing of a horse behind us. 🔊
  • 22. It was a long, low house, before which a wagon stood; and adjoining the house was a stable from which came the neighing of horses. 🔊
  • 23. These were pirates also: the dolphins carried them very safely, and seemed pleased with their burden, neighing like horses. 🔊
  • 24. Soon the road became broader, the neighing of a horse was heard, and drawing a deep breath the young man stood still. 🔊
  • 25. Two or three others turned to one side, and ran about, neighing with fear and alarm, but would not leave the field. 🔊
  • 26. The horses stood, neighing and whinnying, till the assailants approached within thirty or forty yards; but all attempts to ensnare them were vain. 🔊
  • 27. The neighing stallion started, and the hind hoofs struck The aged form, breaking and wrenching limb from limb. 🔊
  • 28. Brother Saunderson was no doubt as wearisome an old man as the world holds, but his manner of neighing to the Lord in prayer was worth it all. 🔊
  • 29. Then the horse uttered a terrible neighing cry, but Harry, alert and agile, sprang clear, and ran back to his own command. 🔊
  • 30. They were scarcely within the confines of the marsh when they heard the tramp of many hoofs, the neighing of horses, and the enemy was at the cottage. 🔊
  • 31. She was no longer the child that he could lift on to his broad young shoulders and carry, neighing and galloping like a frightened colt, round and round the lawn. 🔊
  • 32. On being led into the presence of Sulla, it commenced speaking in a harsh voice that was an odd mixture of the neighing of a horse and the crying of a goat. 🔊
  • 33. His white steed when it escaped from the river grieved greatly for its master, rushing up and down the bank, neighing loudly, and pawing with its hoofs upon the ground. 🔊