Shattered in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Shattered

physically broken into pieces | emotionally defeated or dispirited | (Britain, colloquial) extremely tired or exhausted

Short Example Sentence for Shattered

  • 1. Wild yells shattered the stillness of the night. 🔊
  • 2. Her shattered nerves failed her utterly. 🔊
  • 3. But suddenly a severe blow shattered all his hopes. 🔊
  • 4. But whatever occurred, shattered his life to pieces. 🔊
  • 5. He moved toward the shattered door without another word. 🔊
  • 6. The sailboat was a dreadful, flimsy, shattered thing. 🔊
  • 7. In an instant his shattered limbs were lying in the castle ditch. 🔊
  • 8. Burckhardt rocked back and forth beside the shattered puppet on the floor. 🔊
  • 9. More guns now shattered the stillness of the night, growing closer and closer. 🔊
  • 10. Here and there a French vessel was shattered and fell out of the fight. 🔊
  • 11. The nervous, shattered Mr. Weatherley of yesterday was gone. 🔊

How to use Shattered in Sentence?

  • 1. The political career that promised so much for me is shattered and ended for ever. 🔊
  • 2. Then the one deep feeling of her shallow nature called her shattered faculties into order. 🔊
  • 3. The axles were in a hopeless state, and the missing wheel was shattered into pieces. 🔊
  • 4. A sudden loud cry shattered the deathly stillness of the night, followed by a more piercing cry. 🔊
  • 5. Our photographs show: (1) debris of the shattered framework; and (2) wreckage of the cars. 🔊
  • 6. And through the shattered vaults of Death, Springs to the choral Angels-Joy! 🔊
  • 7. It was promptly answered by one from below, which whirled past her and shattered itself against the wall. 🔊
  • 8. Doreen inquired; for she recognised in a heaving heap before her the shattered remains of that lady. 🔊
  • 9. Farther down the train other shots rang out and windows were shattered by bullets to warn passengers to stay inside. 🔊
  • 10. You have deliberately shattered me to bits that you might mould me nearer to your heart's desire. 🔊
  • 11. Age, the iconoclast, had shattered most of the airy idols which my youth had set up in honour of itself. 🔊
  • 12. The home that the squirrel built for his summer idyl is shattered by the winds aloft and falls to earth with other finished things. 🔊
  • 13. Lloyd shattered the annoying silence between them as he stood up and went to Brook, by his cabinets. 🔊
  • 14. The gun was fired rapidly again, and the men saw that the effect was good; the red line of their enemy had been shattered once more. 🔊
  • 15. Regardless of any legal technicalities they simply usurped a power unlimited and despotic over a confused and shattered Ireland. 🔊
  • 16. Every house in the place was shattered by the English artillery, and there was no shelter either for the troops or the inhabitants. 🔊
  • 17. With a dull despair at his heart, he had already realized that the vengeful Frenchwoman had shattered his day-dream. 🔊
  • 18. Why don't people realise that a seventeen-year-old girl's heart is a sensitive wind-flower that may be shattered by a breath? 🔊
  • 19. Above the spring is the precipitous hill of Tur, with the remains of a rude fort on its shattered rocky summit. 🔊
  • 20. The ruins of this famous castle crowning the summit of a lofty mountain, torn and shattered by earthquakes, still present a stupendous appearance. 🔊
  • 21. All signs of the battle had been obliterated, except the shattered houses, the mangled forest and thickets and row upon row of new-made graves. 🔊
  • 22. Brook prepared an explanation that shattered any hopes that Lloyd may have had for the success of his mission to Phoride. 🔊
  • 23. I had run through my patrimonial estate; but hoped, by my marriage with Matilda, to repair my shattered fortune. 🔊
  • 24. Stumps remaining in the ground; one tall, barkless stem of a tree standing upright, branchless, and with a shattered summit. 🔊
  • 25. Blue upon blue The bright waves glittered like a shattered star Set in the silver crescent of the sand. 🔊
  • 26. Our search was rewarded by the discovery of the second eye-piece of the spectacles, of which the glass was badly cracked but less shattered than the other. 🔊
  • 27. By this time the nerves of the two watchers were shattered by the constant strain, and the monotonous view from the front window was beginning to madden them. 🔊
  • 28. The spurious, perverted sense of duty which for a week or two kept him loyal to his tempter was shattered by a stronger force that would not be denied. 🔊
  • 29. Several years after this, when Uraschima Taro was one day far out at sea, a terrible whirlwind struck his boat and shattered it. 🔊