Stokers in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Stokers

plural of stoker

Short Example Sentences for Stokers

  • 1. A dozen stokers had perished. 🔊
  • 2. The stokers also told us a lot. 🔊
  • 3. I have seven stokers under me, all Spaniards. 🔊
  • 4. The crew, engineer, and stokers were all Chinks. 🔊

How to use Stokers in Sentences?

  • 1. They are stokers who fire the furnaces for the engines far down below in the bowels of the ship. 🔊
  • 2. In the engine rooms the stokers remained at their posts, the artificer and engineers. 🔊
  • 3. The stokers in the engine rooms poured in the coal, and the steam rose higher and higher. 🔊
  • 4. That is to say, they are the gardeners, stokers of the power house, sweepers, and so forth. 🔊
  • 5. Some of the boats had hardly anyone but women in them; in many the stokers and stewards were quite useless at the oars. 🔊
  • 6. Meanwhile, the stokers had drawn all the fires and had shut off steam, so that when the ship went down there was no boiler explosion. 🔊
  • 7. Simultaneously the big blockaders crowded toward them and opened a heavy fire, while stokers shoveled desperately below to get up steam. 🔊
  • 8. The stokers slumbered peacefully, as did the comrades they should have awakened, when the twinkle of a masthead light crept nearer from out at sea. 🔊
  • 9. His sword in his hand, he went down the forward companionway, where he met a group of frightened firemen and stokers huddled below. 🔊
  • 10. From the ten huge, red stacks columns of inky black smoke poured out as the stokers crammed the furnaces beneath. 🔊
  • 11. To-day the steam was got up, and with the help of our two stokers I worked the engines for a short time. 🔊
  • 12. Met innig medelijden zien wij de stokers aan, die beurtelings uit de machinekamer opduiken om een mondje vol lucht te scheppen. 🔊
  • 13. Fourteen generations of stokers would be employed on this celestial excursion before the bold travelers could bring back news of the expedition to us. 🔊
  • 14. It was indeed as the stokers said, and a strong friendship and mutual regard had sprung up between the grizzled old engineer and the enthusiastic wireless operator. 🔊
  • 15. The assistant engineer, two stokers and myself, all of us British, shouted "Never! 🔊
  • 16. We've got proper stokers and all,' he assured her, evidently thinking she was afraid the engine was not being properly attended to, and alluded to that. 🔊