Person in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Person

(obsolete, transitive) To represent as a person; to personify; to impersonate. | (transitive, gender-neutral) To man. | An individual; usually a human being. [from 13th c.]

Short Example Sentences for Person

  • 1. Was it because he was the only person near her age? 🔊
  • 2. Then the person came to my door. 🔊
  • 3. Besides, she is not the only person to be considered. 🔊
  • 4. His friend was not a person to give oneself away to. 🔊
  • 5. He was the bashfulest grown person I have ever met. 🔊
  • 6. The person thus addressed justified the question by not answering it. 🔊
  • 7. A blank card is given to every person with the admission ticket. 🔊
  • 8. The person addressed was an evil-looking fellow with a malignant squint. 🔊
  • 9. No character in this book was drawn from any actual person past or present. 🔊
  • 10. Are you the person I'm to deal with? 🔊
  • 11. No sign of any shop was there, Nor any person who had seen my brother. 🔊
  • 12. If a Person appears ever so little in public, he is presently known. 🔊

How to use Person in Sentences?

  • 1. I merely put him on paper as he was; he was not a person who could be exaggerated. 🔊
  • 2. Sarah said the housekeeper might have dropped them there; but Sarah was not a person of sentiment. 🔊
  • 3. Miss Pat is worth looking at any time and folks like to see a real happy person once in a while. 🔊
  • 4. And I may add that she was the most winningly dignified person I have ever known. 🔊
  • 5. I do love you better than I love my life, and you are the only person I love better than music. 🔊
  • 6. How do you distinguish a negro and Chinaman or Mongolian from a white person or Caucasian? 🔊
  • 7. After a while I asked Sir William Ramsay if a person might smoke here and not get shot. 🔊
  • 8. How does so very delicately-minded a person reconcile herself to travelling with a perfect stranger under such circumstances? 🔊
  • 9. I would not do you the injustice of having you hampered by a person who has no business training and does not know the value of money. 🔊
  • 10. My teaching and training enabled me to see deeper into these tragedies than an ignorant person could have done. 🔊
  • 11. Byrne stepped eagerly into it, whereupon the person outside leaped with a stifled cry away into the night. 🔊
  • 12. She appears in person before the judges and pleads so shrewdly, that our best advocates might take lessons from her. 🔊
  • 13. The person or entity that provided you with the defective work may elect to provide a replacement copy in lieu of a refund. 🔊
  • 14. The person or entity that provided you with the defective work may elect to provide a replacement copy in lieu of a refund. 🔊
  • 15. She would slip up behind a person who was deep in dreams and musings and fetch a war-whoop that would jump that person out of his clothes. 🔊
  • 16. I had certain mental and material peculiarities and customs proper to a much younger person than I was. 🔊
  • 17. At last I made up my mind to boldly loaf through the bedroom with the air of a person who had not been doing anything. 🔊
  • 18. The person so presented was a tall, handsome stripling with blooming red cheeks and no trace, as yet, of a beard. 🔊
  • 19. If the poem is a narrative in the third person throughout, paragraph C need contain no more than a concise summary of the action. 🔊
  • 20. They doubtless took me for some person of consequence, probably a digger of Greek roots, or a penetrator of pyramids. 🔊
  • 21. I'm sure I'm the last person who would say anything against her; but the time has come to speak out. 🔊
  • 22. But I think he was the only person I have ever known in whom pessimism and optimism were lodged in exactly equal proportions. 🔊
  • 23. The logic of it is admirable: a person has robbed me of a penny; I must beggar ten innocent persons to make good my loss. 🔊