Ovation in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Ovation

(obsolete, rare) The act or state of laying eggs.

Short Example Sentences for Ovation

  • 1. Here a magnificent ovation awaited him. 🔊
  • 2. You heard of the great ovation that my guardian had. 🔊
  • 3. Such an ovation as Fidele receives! 🔊
  • 4. It sounds to me like an ovation to the Archbishop! 🔊
  • 5. What an ovation the men gave Peter that day! 🔊
  • 6. Louisiana welcomed him with an ovation of the most fervent enthusiasm. 🔊
  • 7. A flattering ovation arose among the crowd when they discovered the picture. 🔊
  • 8. That night, in the crowded dining hall, the ovation for me was tremendous. 🔊
  • 9. No such personal ovation had been seen in the House for years. 🔊

How to use Ovation in Sentences?

  • 1. The entrance of the star brought an ovation which temporarily checked the progress of the play. 🔊
  • 2. As the big ship of war turned and made off, a second ovation was given her by the passengers. 🔊
  • 3. My farewell to my native land was, however, more like an ovation than a farewell. 🔊
  • 4. The ovation burst out clamorously when Gallardo, extending his arms, saluted the president. 🔊
  • 5. When Harry returned to Rivertown High he was given an ovation that made him blush like a girl. 🔊
  • 6. Chester was loud in his praises, and indeed, the orchestra received an ovation which quite overwhelmed it. 🔊
  • 7. The latter received an ovation such as used to be given to Pompey when the constitution was still intact. 🔊
  • 8. Altogether, the scene was so exciting as to be equalled only by the rapturous ovation which was tendered Mdlle. 🔊
  • 9. The venerable man received a tremendous ovation on this occasion, but the cold of the day proved too great a strain upon him. 🔊
  • 10. Crowds flocked to the town, prepared to give their prince an ovation on his acquittal; but the law was very stern and uncompromising. 🔊
  • 11. When we all reached the never-to-be-forgotten house with the cab, we received another ovation at the door from those who had remained at home. 🔊
  • 12. That evening Florine had an ovation at the theatre; the story of her sacrifice had circulated among the audience. 🔊
  • 13. That for all this the State gave him this wonderful ovation shows how deep and strong is the southern sentiment that glorifies the lost cause. 🔊
  • 14. M. de Montcalm and the others received me with warm welcome, and made a small ovation over my appearance. 🔊
  • 15. It was an ovation as enthusiastic as Schmitz had never aspired to in his boldest moments, and his natural vanity felt intensely gratified. 🔊
  • 16. Accordingly, both in the circus and at the gladiatorial games, I received a remarkable ovation without a single cat-call. 🔊
  • 17. I am not a vain man; so that I shall not here reprint the panegyric passed upon myself, or the ovation which my friend foresaw. 🔊
  • 18. Her appearance was received with an ovation similar to that given to Gospodar Rupert, to which she bowed with dignified sweetness. 🔊
  • 19. Yet, with his wonderful elasticity of frame and mind, he rose again for a fuller enjoyment of that popular ovation which was to him the wine of life. 🔊
  • 20. I certainly had not the remotest claim to credit in the matter, but I received an ovation proportionate to the good news I brought. 🔊
  • 21. This was an ovation that the landlady liked to witness; for half the value of her new barmaid to the public house lay in her quick wit and saucy expression. 🔊
  • 22. The innocent little ones gave me an ovation of which a prince might be envious, for the courts of princes are never graced by a naturalness at once so sincere and so beautiful. 🔊
  • 23. To escape the ovation with which he was honored in the foyer, he rushed through one of the doors, sought the place where the crowd was most dense, and succeeded in reaching the corridor. 🔊
  • 24. Many, in common with myself, considered the ovation out of place and character; while others, and apparently the more numerous party, were of a different opinion. 🔊