Thigh in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Thigh

The upper leg of a human, between the hip and the knee. [from 8th c.] | That part of the leg of vertebrates (or sometimes other animals) which corresponds to the human thigh in position or function; the tibia of a horse, the tarsus of a bird; the third leg-section of an insect. [from 14th c.]

Short Example Sentence for Thigh

  • 1. Mallow slapped his thigh as he laughed. 🔊
  • 2. Malvey slapped his thigh and guffawed. 🔊
  • 3. Curly slapped his thigh in sudden understanding. 🔊
  • 4. The surgeons cut the ball from his thigh yesterday. 🔊
  • 5. My right arm was numb and my left thigh was aching. 🔊
  • 6. Lord Lindsay was shot through the thigh bone, and fell. 🔊
  • 7. Then he smote his thigh with ecstasy and danced about the floor. 🔊
  • 8. He had blankets on, and had never mentioned that his thigh was broken. 🔊
  • 9. It seemed to rise into his thigh and the leg felt wrenched from its socket. 🔊
  • 10. And, smiting his thigh anew, he went off into another fit of laughter. 🔊
  • 11. He slapped his thigh in huge delight as Terence unfolded his budget. 🔊
  • 12. The waist is a little above the thigh line, and is so drawn in Figure 4. 🔊
  • 13. The thigh of Zeus is to be interpreted as "the cool moist clouds". 🔊
  • 14. Another German bullet found its mark below deck in the thigh of the Goanese. 🔊
  • 15. His left thigh twinged sharply--there was blood here also. 🔊

How to use Thigh in Sentence?

  • 1. In each of them the thigh line is exactly half way between the top of the head and the foot. 🔊
  • 2. The osteology and the thigh musculature; their bearing on classification and phylogeny. 🔊
  • 3. Tegakwita caught his wrist, and then it was nigh to stabbing his own thigh as they fought for it. 🔊
  • 4. Still, shocks and bruises were not few, and one gentleman had his thigh broken. 🔊
  • 5. He falls back on queer etymological explanations of the birth of Dionysus from the thigh of Zeus. 🔊
  • 6. The Aztec celebrant, we saw, wore a mask made of the skin of the thigh of the human victim. 🔊
  • 7. And in that throng he smote down the King of Northgalis, and brake his thigh in that fall. 🔊
  • 8. The horse that had belonged to the officer of chasseurs had received a bullet in the thigh during the fighting. 🔊
  • 9. This separates the buckles of the girths, and makes a smooth flat bearing for the thigh of the rider. 🔊
  • 10. The thigh had been shattered too far up for amputation, and the only faint hope had been that the bones might reunite. 🔊
  • 11. He was sent home so wasted from ulceration of stomach and bowels that he actually spanned his thigh with thumb and finger. 🔊
  • 12. The thigh was almost shot away, and from the place where the bullet through his chest came out the lung projected. 🔊
  • 13. She put her hand on the upper, inside part of her thigh and when she brought it away there was blood on her fingers. 🔊
  • 14. Here is a little white spot on the middle of the thigh which looks like a patch of small crystals from a drop of the solution. 🔊
  • 15. This cut stopped, he is at your mercy, and you may cut him in halves or crimp his thigh at your leisure. 🔊
  • 16. He was occasionally convulsed with excessive pain; for the nerves of the thigh had been much lacerated, and the bone terribly shattered. 🔊
  • 17. A tenth of an inch more or less, a slight difference in the sweep of a line in order to mark more strongly the junction of the thigh and the knee. 🔊
  • 18. Quickly he pushed the clout aside on his thigh that all might see, nodded gravely, and proudly tapped his breast. 🔊
  • 19. Broke 'is thigh in two places, that it did, and kep 'im in 'orspital three months. 🔊
  • 20. He walked rather slowly till he reached the corner of the lane, and there he paused, slapping his thigh as he suddenly remembered something. 🔊
  • 21. And he smote them hip and thigh with a great slaughter: and he went down and dwelt in the cleft of the rock of Etam. 🔊
  • 22. He was lame of one leg, and this was accounted for by a terrible scar, inches deep, which ran down the thigh from hip to knee. 🔊
  • 23. But as the day wore on, and the room grew hot and close, and the pain in his thigh became more grievous, the frame of his mind altered. 🔊
  • 24. A man had climbed out of the after hatch and was walking rapidly towards them, a rifle in his hands, while at his thigh swung a Colt. 🔊
  • 25. I kicked de Sousa awake, and he cursed me, because my toe landed once or twice on his thigh where the bullet wounded him. 🔊