Sinews in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Sinews

plural of sinew

Short Example Sentence for Sinews

  • 1. These are they who furnish the real sinews of war. 🔊
  • 2. I was all nerves and sinews for the two-mile. 🔊
  • 3. Twisted sinews will make a fishing-line. 🔊
  • 4. The gripe of his hand cracked the sinews of an enemy. 🔊
  • 5. I can stir you with a stave to set your sinews straining. 🔊
  • 6. But nothing gave him initiative and the sinews of action. 🔊
  • 7. Meddle, and you snap the sinews with your sumptuary laws. 🔊
  • 8. Care I for the thews and sinews of a man? 🔊
  • 9. With these sinews of war, Saxe hastened to Courland. 🔊
  • 10. The desert sun had dried his sinews and warped his shoulders. 🔊
  • 11. The threads used are made from the sinews of the deer or the wolf. 🔊
  • 12. The sinews of the legs should be drawn whichever way it is dressed. 🔊
  • 13. It's not merely a case of lack of the sinews of war. 🔊
  • 14. With delight he felt all the big sinews about his shoulders come into play. 🔊
  • 15. They sew with the sinews of deer; and much of their needlework is very neat. 🔊
  • 16. He has no bones and sinews of his own, the poor old flimsy fellow! 🔊
  • 17. He felt the thin old sinews under his hand contract suddenly, and paused. 🔊
  • 18. My sinews lost their tension, and my whole frame became lax and powerless. 🔊
  • 19. And what shoulder, and what art Could twist the sinews of thy heart? 🔊
  • 20. But I have felt the sinews of the old yellow giant tighen about my naked body. 🔊
  • 21. And what shoulder, and what art, Could twist the sinews of thy heart? 🔊
  • 22. Some glover's needles and sinews for making leather coats and moccasins. 🔊

How to use Sinews in Sentence?

  • 1. It is the place where the nerves and sinews gather strength for the work of the morrow. 🔊
  • 2. British performances in respect to the cash sinews of war have truly been on a monumental scale. 🔊
  • 3. These receipts helped to provide the sinews of war for carrying on my arduous enterprise. 🔊
  • 4. Before he could rouse his flagging sinews to another effort, he had floated by the cave. 🔊
  • 5. The sinews were forthcoming very quick my dear, and after that the ghost walked quite regular. 🔊
  • 6. Their sinews shrivelled to blackened strings, pimpled with purple clots of blood. 🔊
  • 7. But in a little it became harder, and the sinews on his bare arms began to swell with the strain. 🔊
  • 8. Underneath his thin, shrunken cheeks and skinny arms are sinews almost as tough as steel itself. 🔊
  • 9. For hour after hour he pushed on, till even his untiring sinews began to protest. 🔊
  • 10. These sinews are first hung outside to dry a little, and are then split into the finest threads. 🔊
  • 11. And, lo, the sinews and the flesh came upon them, but there was no breath in them. 🔊
  • 12. The sinews were, many of them, a yard in length, and at least the diameter of a large goose-quill. 🔊
  • 13. To his excited imagination his adversary seemed a Titan, with sinews of steel and breath of fire. 🔊
  • 14. From the tough sinews of the large animals, every Cave-man made his own thread. 🔊
  • 15. The high economic level of the Russian Tartars assured the material sinews of war. 🔊
  • 16. Bow, stubborn knees; and heart with strings of steel, Be soft as sinews of the new-born babe! 🔊
  • 17. If we aren't a naval power now we may develop some sinews of strength before we are through. 🔊
  • 18. It was obvious to him the country to be conquered must supply the sinews of war for its own conquest. 🔊