Upbringing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Upbringing

The traits acquired during one's childhood training | The raising or training of a child.

Short Example Sentence for Upbringing

  • 1. What a strange upbringing for a girl! 🔊
  • 2. Such was the early upbringing of the missionary king. 🔊
  • 3. Again the code of her upbringing banished her momentary hesitation. 🔊
  • 4. Mark and John pass by the birth and upbringing of Jesus in silence. 🔊
  • 5. Kosciuszko's upbringing was of the simplest and most salutary description. 🔊

How to use Upbringing in Sentence?

  • 1. For her irregular birth he had contempt and for her haphazard upbringing only pity. 🔊
  • 2. The care and upbringing of the children depend upon her faithfulness, not on his. 🔊
  • 3. She brought out as near an apology for intruding, as her phraseless upbringing would permit her. 🔊
  • 4. Of course he was not, in his upbringing or experience, like other young men whom they had known. 🔊
  • 5. An upbringing in a Dundee "pend" had not acquainted her with shame as an attendant upon sin. 🔊
  • 6. Fathers might now have taken a lesson from T. Sandys in the upbringing of their daughters. 🔊
  • 7. I used to speculate on what primitive sort of an upbringing he had that he was so slow to adopt the most ordinary civilized customs. 🔊
  • 8. The contrast between the circumstances and the upbringing of the two girls could not, however, have been stronger. 🔊
  • 9. Yet so sweet was the gentle nature which the girl had inherited from her mother, that this strange upbringing never spoiled her in the least. 🔊
  • 10. The rebellion in his own blood against the fine instinct of his Quaker faith and upbringing made him grasp the personality before him. 🔊
  • 11. And the traditions of her upbringing were such that the real, vital things, the things that mattered, were never mentioned in her presence. 🔊
  • 12. In these dim grey days my courage fell, and it took all the consolations of philosophy, all my breeding and manly upbringing to keep up my heart. 🔊
  • 13. His Majesty also left a thousand crowns, which were to be utilized in the education and general upbringing of the child. 🔊
  • 14. Leighton received, to say the least, a stern upbringing from his father, mitigated, however, by the greatest tenderness from his mother. 🔊
  • 15. And, later, the upbringing of a large family, though its advent made life the more worth living, involved a heavy strain. 🔊
  • 16. For a few seconds Courtnay tried fighting, but his upbringing in France had not fitted him to cope with a heavy bull-terrier. 🔊
  • 17. He was perhaps aware in the background of his mind that exuberance was a note to be watchful of; his upbringing and the standards it had inculcated had made him careful to prune himself. 🔊
  • 18. But she was interested in and curious about the people she had met in life, and her talk of them reflected a considerable amount of light upon her own upbringing and experiences. 🔊
  • 19. If Kautsky desires to say in his book that a democratic upbringing has not weakened the class egoism of the bourgeoisie, this can be admitted without further parley. 🔊
  • 20. In other respects their upbringing was what one would naturally expect in a Yorkshire country-house, where politics were judiciously blended with fox-hunting. 🔊
  • 21. Harriet the invalid wrung her hands, and said that if only she had not been tied to a sofa my upbringing would have been so different, that I should not have wished to leave them. 🔊