Started in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Started

simple past tense and past participle of start

Short Example Sentence for Started

  • 1. Then reluctantly we started again. 🔊
  • 2. They had started the scare. 🔊
  • 3. I started a few minutes after three. 🔊
  • 4. He started with such parts of it as he could grab. 🔊
  • 5. Having cared for the horses we three started for the house. 🔊
  • 6. He started up in bed and looked round the room. 🔊
  • 7. Pep started off, whistling like some happy lark. 🔊
  • 8. Hicks started at mention of Goodell. 🔊
  • 9. We started of course by ringing up the Dean. 🔊
  • 10. He started up and looked round for Lumley and the horses. 🔊
  • 11. Davidson started violently, all his senses on the alert at once. 🔊
  • 12. They both started talking together, describing his appearance and behaviour. 🔊
  • 13. The professor started up eagerly, knocking the ashes out of his pipe. 🔊
  • 14. As Patricia hurriedly started for the stair she called to her. 🔊
  • 15. I started an inspection tramp through the southern mines of California. 🔊
  • 16. The shooting I heard came off as they started away with the plunder. 🔊
  • 17. It was still raining heavily and I started out on a fast walk. 🔊
  • 18. At this cold touch Lady Banfi uttered a shriek and started up. 🔊
  • 19. Mr. Byrne had made up his mind to see Tom Corbin started fairly on his way. 🔊
  • 20. I don't know where she got to, except that she started down the creek. 🔊

How to use Started in a Sentence?

  • 1. It was late in the afternoon when he started from the depot for the new quarters. 🔊
  • 2. And failing to see her started me thinking that after all she might have given them the slip. 🔊
  • 3. Gray started up, dizzy and trembling; but his first glance showed him what it was. 🔊
  • 4. He started a sarcastic smile, but quenched it, according to the etiquette of his profession. 🔊
  • 5. The boys, after they had been to the quarries, started home ahead of the others, and on foot. 🔊
  • 6. Randy took off his coat and shoes and started for the apartment where Pep was fast asleep. 🔊
  • 7. It was hearing herself called Laughing Anne that had started her sobbing like a fool. 🔊
  • 8. Gathering up the lines, I started the horses quickly, lest he should ask where I got my load. 🔊
  • 9. When Amundsen searched for the South Pole, he started from an island near Australia. 🔊
  • 10. Patricia left her still in bed when she started to the studio in the afternoon, though she seemed almost herself again. 🔊
  • 11. At seven o'clock he put on his cap and started to lock up to go in quest of his missing comrade. 🔊
  • 12. We grew very impatient to get to solid ground, so we started too early and went springing from cake to cake. 🔊
  • 13. Instinctively he fired at it, started to run in pursuit, and stumbled against something soft which threw him down headlong. 🔊
  • 14. I gathered my scattered wits and started to make some attempt at conversation, but the man with the shoulder-straps forestalled me. 🔊
  • 15. He had got hold of the story rather vaguely, and he started chattering on that subject, thinking she knew all about it. 🔊
  • 16. All started from their seats, imagining it the shock of an earthquake, or that old father red-cap was coming among them in all his terrors. 🔊
  • 17. On the night of the dream he started away at eleven, shaking hands with the family, and said good-by according to custom. 🔊
  • 18. Joe, who had already started to climb into the reaper seat, came back and looked in at the door, the better to look reproachfully at us. 🔊
  • 19. He had started over to give Pep a shake and make him get up and undress, when he chanced to pass one of the windows and glanced out. 🔊
  • 20. I wondered, inconsequently, as the cage started on its downward passage, if he had thought that I was going down on a tour of inspection. 🔊