Serpent in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Serpent

(obsolete, intransitive) To wind or meander | (obsolete, transitive) To encircle. | A snake.

Short Example Sentence for Serpent

  • 1. Where did this serpent come from? 🔊
  • 2. Where did the serpent come from? 🔊
  • 3. How did the serpent learn the same language? 🔊
  • 4. She had the tongue of a serpent and a vicious temper. 🔊
  • 5. If this is so, why should the serpent have been cursed? 🔊
  • 6. The serpent is the only animal that receives worship. 🔊
  • 7. A serpent in wisdom and cunning to do good. 🔊
  • 8. What! wouldst thou have a serpent sting thee twice? 🔊
  • 9. Zeus adopted the shape of a serpent in his amour with his daughter. 🔊
  • 10. Hence it is said his posterity bore the serpent and child as their ensign. 🔊
  • 11. This serpent was supposed to be animated by the soul of Ericthonius. 🔊
  • 12. Schwartz conjectures that the serpent is the lightning and Athene the cloud. 🔊
  • 13. If ever there was a serpent in a human body, there's one in that man of yours. 🔊

How to use Serpent in a Sentence?

  • 1. But the trail of the serpent is everywhere found, even in this sequestered spot. 🔊
  • 2. She was not surprised to hear a serpent talk, as that was the first one she had ever met. 🔊
  • 3. His murder of the serpent was more or less resented by the Delphians of the time. 🔊
  • 4. It seemed indeed some demon tree of the swamps; a vegetable serpent that fed on men. 🔊
  • 5. The heart of the serpent being close to the head, renders a severe "bruise" there fatal. 🔊
  • 6. Earrings also, made of meteoric iron, have been found, and a serpent cut out of mica. 🔊
  • 7. Stellione-serpent, a serpent with the head of a weasel, borne by the name of Baume. 🔊
  • 8. It has always been a mystery to me how Adam, Eve, and the serpent were taught the same language. 🔊
  • 9. They churned it with Mount Mandara for a staff and the serpent Hasuki for a cord. 🔊
  • 10. It is also conjectured that the snake is only the sacred serpent of the older oracle of the earth on the same site. 🔊
  • 11. If it bore only the appearance of a serpent it was a deception, and could not rise above the dignity of legerdemain. 🔊
  • 12. What was the form of the serpent when he entered the garden, and in what way did he move from place to place? 🔊
  • 13. Here, too, it is told how Ra smote Apap, the serpent of evil, the Egyptian Ahi. 🔊
  • 14. That we may the more easily recognize the historian, a serpent is dropping from him, hieroglyphically. 🔊
  • 15. Through many of the versions runs the idea that the slaying of the serpent was a deed which required purification and almost apology. 🔊
  • 16. A monstrous serpent entwines him, seizing him round the hind legs and the body with his enormous coils. 🔊
  • 17. The python was a monstrous serpent which arose from the mud left after the flood in which Deucalion survived. 🔊
  • 18. The image of the serpent is stamped upon every mythological fable connected with the realms of Pluto. 🔊
  • 19. The shepherd then falls asleep; a serpent approaches and is about to strike him when a gnat, seeing the danger, stings him in time to save him. 🔊
  • 20. The caduceus of Mercury was a rod adorned with wings, having a male and female serpent twisted about it, each kissing the other. 🔊
  • 21. A serpent is under the feet of the Madonna, who is sitting on a throne; angels censing are on either side without the quatrefoil. 🔊
  • 22. Then the serpent began to devour his prey; and, when gorged and helpless, behold, it was immediately fallen upon by two other snakes. 🔊
  • 23. A fire-god, wind- and rain-gods, and the serpent hostile to man, on whom these made war, are common to both countries. 🔊
  • 24. The serpent puzzle can be worked out in a number of ways by placing the head and tail at random and then endeavouring to connect them with the remaining pieces. 🔊
  • 25. Upon the shields of Greek warriors, on ancient vases, &c., the serpent is often to be seen blazoned. 🔊
  • 26. Qasavara is now a stone (like the serpent displayed by Zeus at Aulis), on which sacrifices are made. 🔊
  • 27. They never stopped to eat food, they ate while they walked until they reached the Serpent Strip; the land of the leper race. 🔊