Rank in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Rank

Strong of its kind or in character; unmitigated; virulent; thorough; utter (used of negative things). | Strong in growth; growing with vigour or rapidity, hence, coarse or gross. | Suffering from overgrowth or hypertrophy; plethoric.

Short Example Sentence for Rank

  • 1. The doe lies lazily in the rank grass. 🔊
  • 2. A rank animal odor mingled with the taint of smoke. 🔊
  • 3. Many people of rank read in the same way, my lord. 🔊
  • 4. He reached the rank of commodore February 28, 1896. 🔊
  • 5. It is not exactly just to rank Hall among the Arminians. 🔊
  • 6. Grant's rank placed him in the latter. 🔊
  • 7. He returned to say that they were still drawn up in rank as before. 🔊
  • 8. The deck was thus left with no officer above the rank of a midshipman. 🔊
  • 9. It is no derogation to rank to elevate beauty adorned with virtue. 🔊
  • 10. Soon after his capture he was exchanged, and promoted to the rank of colonel. 🔊
  • 11. Officials of low rank came in person to ask for coffee and sugar. 🔊
  • 12. After the battle Jackson was further promoted to the rank of brevet captain. 🔊
  • 13. I shall have you put in orders, tomorrow, as promoted to the rank of captain. 🔊
  • 14. That, however, made no difference, except as to her own rank and fortune. 🔊
  • 15. In rank Grant was the twenty-first, indicating about the average ability. 🔊
  • 16. The Harem of Sami Pasha is very splendid, as becomes his rank and station. 🔊

How to use Rank in Sentence?

  • 1. The poor knight can only manifest his rank by his virtues and general conduct. 🔊
  • 2. Rosamond would have sighed over such intimate contact with the rank and file of student life. 🔊
  • 3. The area had once been a grass-plot, but was now shagged with briars and rank weeds. 🔊
  • 4. It was to be a festive event, and people of distinguished rank were expected to be present. 🔊
  • 5. Here and there, where crevices permitted, a few rank shellfish and sea urchins were gleaned. 🔊
  • 6. Now he has drawn up these in rank and file, His post behind secures him a retreat. 🔊
  • 7. And yet we Yankees rank in effete Europe as a cool-headed and common-sense race! 🔊
  • 8. I was made to feel at first that I was a rank outsider, and I never quite forgot it. 🔊
  • 9. For a fairy of a tree is as much higher in rank than a fairy of the meadow as a duchess is than a goose-girl. 🔊
  • 10. Surely this wandering showman would find no difficulty in getting his grandchild taken care of among people of his own rank in life. 🔊
  • 11. You will have temporary rank as captain given you, in order to place your corps on an equal footing with the provincial corps of scouts. 🔊
  • 12. He was a soldier, but he did not boast of what he had done, or even claim the rank in the gathering armies to which his experience entitled him. 🔊
  • 13. He will still leave us, in so far as bodily pain and death are concerned, in the same rank with mere animals. 🔊
  • 14. Whether through malice or stupidity, He is rank knave or fool, I can not tell. DEM. 🔊
  • 15. A wild gloomy sky hung over their heads when they took leave of each other, and their surroundings of rank bushes and stony fields were dreary. 🔊
  • 16. The father came to this country in 1776, and united most heartily in our struggle for independence, attaining during the war the rank of major. 🔊
  • 17. For this exploit, Decatur was promoted to the rank of post captain, there being no intermediate grade. 🔊
  • 18. I made no new friends nor acquaintances; sought none of the pleasures of Naples which my rank and fortune threw open to me. 🔊
  • 19. His merit, rather than any favor, brought Wolfe the rank of lieutenant-colonel when he was barely twenty-two. 🔊
  • 20. But he thought of his sisters, proud and cold, And his mother, vain of her rank and gold. 🔊
  • 21. This event found him at Newport, with the rank of master commandant, in charge of the flotilla of gunboats keeping watch in the harbor. 🔊
  • 22. As a reward for his services on the Mississippi, Porter was promoted to the full rank of rear-admiral. 🔊
  • 23. After this affair numerous Arabs of rank came over, and things looked well for the cause of the legitimate Pacha. 🔊
  • 24. His estates and titles were inherited by his son John Johnson, who was also promoted to the rank of major-general in the army. 🔊