Plantation in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Plantation

A large farm; estate or area of land designated for agricultural growth. Often includes housing for the owner and workers. | An area where trees are planted for commercial purposes. | The importation of large numbers of workers and soldiers to displace the local population, such as in medieval Ireland and in the Americas; colonization.

Short Example Sentences for Plantation

  • 1. His plantation was sold. 🔊
  • 2. I take the plantation boys for granted. 🔊
  • 3. The fat plantation owners gorged themselves and jabbered. 🔊
  • 4. Do you have a plantation of young, producing trees? 🔊
  • 5. Mr. Gundover had on his plantation a real smart man. 🔊
  • 6. At the Plantation over ag^t James Cittie. 🔊
  • 7. There's the plantation now. 🔊
  • 8. Servants of any particular plantation from the place where they are seatted. 🔊
  • 9. The plantation seemed to sleep, as profoundly as the schooner. 🔊
  • 10. Christmas Eve has come at last, and the old plantation is in all its glory. 🔊
  • 11. From New York Keith went down to the old plantation to see his father. 🔊
  • 12. On March 18, 1953 a new plantation was started at Grafton, West Virginia. 🔊
  • 13. The Preparation of Plantation Rubber," Morgan, 1913, p. 74. 🔊

How to use Plantation in Sentences?

  • 1. A very large number of tests on vulcanised specimens of plantation rubber have been carried out. 🔊
  • 2. The journey back to the plantation was one that none of the party could ever forget. 🔊
  • 3. The first form in which plantation rubber was prepared was as "biscuits" or sheets. 🔊
  • 4. Our plantation required a good deal of attention, work and expense during the growing season. 🔊
  • 5. Or had he simply, capricious and secretive, abandoned his plantation taking the people with him. 🔊
  • 6. In a few days Marie returned as mistress to the plantation from which she had gone as a slave. 🔊
  • 7. Then was discussed the matter of starting a German plantation twenty miles down the coast. 🔊
  • 8. Mr. Orban dispatched one coolie from the plantation for the doctor, who lived fifteen miles away. 🔊
  • 9. Mrs. Orban sent Eustace down to the plantation as soon as she knew every one would be astir. 🔊
  • 10. When Lawrence came in sight of the once fine plantation of Judge Lindsly his heart bled. 🔊
  • 11. If the plantation didn't produce, though, you can bet Bull McGinty wouldn't stay put. 🔊
  • 12. News came up the hill that the plantation schooner had been sighted the evening before; she was in the bay. 🔊
  • 13. Meanwhile opinion is growing in favour of proceeding along the line of reducing the number of plantation grades to a minimum. 🔊
  • 14. Quite recently a proposal has been put forward to revert to a simple form of baling for ordinary plantation rubber. 🔊
  • 15. He conducted his plantation with as much lenity as it was possible to infuse into a system darkened with the shadow of a million crimes. 🔊
  • 16. About a week ago, my people and myself camped on a green by a plantation in the neighbourhood of a great house. 🔊
  • 17. To hark back ten years in the plantation rubber industry is equivalent to delving into history, since development has been so rapid. 🔊
  • 18. They remind me of beautiful canary birds, charming and pretty, but not fitted for the wear and tear of plantation life. 🔊
  • 19. On a plantation employing fifty slaves, it is not uncommon to see one third of them mulattoes, and some of these nearly white. 🔊
  • 20. As a really practicable method for treating plantation latex, the process failed by reason of its low rate of output over a given interval. 🔊
  • 21. Just after breakfast Kate appeared to tell her mistress that a Chinaman from the plantation wished to speak to her. 🔊
  • 22. I was born on a lonely plantation on the Mississippi River, where the white population was very sparse. 🔊