Thinness in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Thinness

The state or quality of being thin.

Short Example Sentences for Thinness

  • 1. Her thinness was alarming. 🔊
  • 2. A mental thinness perhaps? 🔊
  • 3. In some papers this thinness can be seen and felt. 🔊
  • 4. His thinness was grotesque in the bright light of the gas. 🔊
  • 5. The silken thinness of her gown was weighted with silver embroideries. 🔊
  • 6. This thinness would appear to have been of bulk, not of quality. 🔊
  • 7. It was Anne's thinness which deceived him. 🔊
  • 8. She wore a black Mother Hubbard, and its thinness showed her heavy breasts. 🔊

How to use Thinness in Sentences?

  • 1. So he swayed up on his toes and glanced in the glass and was glad of his thinness and tallness. 🔊
  • 2. It was the thinness of the atmosphere that made them appear so near the earth, we were told. 🔊
  • 3. He looked bloodless and wan, the grizzled beard not able to hide the thinness of his face. 🔊
  • 4. His thinness was ungraceful, his shoulders were too prominent, his knees knocked together. 🔊
  • 5. In size, quality, and thinness of shell they appear to be the most valuable of American nuts. 🔊
  • 6. He believed that the effect depended upon a disposition of the individual which resulted from a special thinness of blood. 🔊
  • 7. The burnished yellow hair softened the thinness of the face that was like delicately chiseled marble. 🔊
  • 8. The belief in the comet's surpassing thinness and lightness is not a mere speculative opinion. 🔊
  • 9. And she did in reality look entirely well, in spite of her thinness and expression of premature maturity. 🔊
  • 10. This has been found to be a common fault, and the general effect is to delay drying in spite of the thinness of the rubber. 🔊
  • 11. The features were thin and all very long; and the thinness added to the apparent abnormal length from brow to chin. 🔊
  • 12. And a new thing came to me: a shame for my shadow thinness and a desire to build myself into a better physical man. 🔊
  • 13. For the remainder, a slight beard veiled the character of his chin and jaw and a little disguised the thinness of his throat. 🔊
  • 14. The resultant thinness is startling when compared with the thickness and articulation of such a universe as Fechner paints. 🔊
  • 15. From the sharpness and thinness of the air, we know that we are at an excessive height, and yet we seem to be at the bottom of a well. 🔊
  • 16. His own hard wiry thinness was sufficient; it would carry him, he supposed, wherever he cared to go. 🔊
  • 17. A bitch wolf carrying young, her belly not much distended but seeming so because of the gauntness of her ribs and a wiry thinness of long flanks. 🔊
  • 18. She sat with her glorious blue-black hair unbound, and falling over her shoulders, which gleamed pink through the filmy thinness of her robe. 🔊
  • 19. Perhaps it was because he suspected a certain levity and thinness in his genius that Campion was so contemptuous of his English verse. 🔊
  • 20. The Ten Eyck black walnut exhibited in 1919 had no such records of thinness of shell or proportion of kernel. 🔊
  • 21. The whole subject of presents is bristling with fallacies, which have arisen like thistles out of the thinness of our life and the stoniness of our hearts. 🔊
  • 22. In Silchester it is quite easy to trace the course of the streets by the thinness of the corn, as Leland observed as long ago as 1536. 🔊
  • 23. This measures the thinness of the shell or more properly the strength of the shell, the weakest shell of course being the one that takes the least pressure to crack. 🔊
  • 24. Every now and then she would pause in front of one of the great mirrors of the room, and look at the reflection of her tall thinness and the trailing satin of her gown. 🔊
  • 25. He was of only medium height, and although his shoulders were broad, he had never lost the thinness of his boyhood due to hardships and too severe study. 🔊
  • 26. Till one has seen it, one does not realise the amazing thinness of that little damp trickle of life that steals along undefeated through the jaws of established death. 🔊
  • 27. The length of it, the profusion, sharpened the thinness of his face; the depth of its blackness drew out his pallor until he seemed all bloodless and cold. 🔊