INDIVIDUAL in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of INDIVIDUAL
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
 n.  single person or thing; human regarded as a unique personality
Classic Sentence: (201 in 14 pages)
1  The newspapers were so muzzled that no public protest could be raised against the injustices or depredations of the military, and individual protests were silenced with jail sentences.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
2  They had always been a clannish tribe, presenting an unbroken phalanx of overlapping shields to the world in time of stress, no matter what their private opinions of the conduct of individual kinsmen might be.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER LV
3  Mrs. Gryce had a kind of impersonal benevolence: cases of individual need she regarded with suspicion, but she subscribed to Institutions when their annual reports showed an impressive surplus.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 2
4  But Mr. Rosedale wanted, in the long run, a more individual environment.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 11
5  She was soon the centre of a group which increased and renewed itself as the circulation became general, and the individual comments on her success were a delightful prolongation of the collective applause.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 12
6  The towns remain unvaried, yet the individual faces alter like classes in college.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
7  A sort of generic or Pantheistic vitality seemed to lurk in their very joints and bones, after what might be called the individual life had departed.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 66. The Shark Massacre.
8  It does seem to me, that herein we see the rare virtue of a strong individual vitality, and the rare virtue of thick walls, and the rare virtue of interior spaciousness.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 68. The Blanket.
9  Pulling an oar in the Jeroboam's boat, was a man of a singular appearance, even in that wild whaling life where individual notabilities make up all totalities.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 71. The Jeroboam's Story.
10  Lord and master over all this scene, the captain stood erect on the ship's elevated quarter-deck, so that the whole rejoicing drama was full before him, and seemed merely contrived for his own individual diversion.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 115. The Pequod Meets The Bachelor.
11  Every individual taste, every natural appetite, was bridled by caution.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Get Context   In BOOK 2. The Hired Girls: XII
12  In short, Mrs. Pontellier was beginning to realize her position in the universe as a human being, and to recognize her relations as an individual to the world within and about her.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin
Get Context   In VI
13  Every step which she took toward relieving herself from obligations added to her strength and expansion as an individual.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin
Get Context   In XXXII
14  The bank is the universal government credit-account, the ledger in which every individual's earnings and spendings are balanced.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Get Context   In Chapter 31
15  The person of this individual was to the last degree ungainly, without being in any particular manner deformed.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 1
Example Sentence: (154 in 11 pages)
16  This behaviour is based on a conflict between two opposing forces within the individual.
17  It's the business of the individual to determine his own attitude towards religion.
18  The measurement of individual intelligence is very difficult.
19  During a war the interests of the state are paramount, and those of the individual come last.
20  Each individual item has a number.
21  Each soul is individual and has its own merits and faults.
22  Youth is the season of hope, enterprise, and energy, to a nation as well as an individual.
23  In football teamwork is even more important than individual skill.
24  Finance for a sole trader usually comes from the individual's own savings or from family and friends.
25  Many legal issues are within the competence of individual states rather than the federal government.
26  Bureaucratic power has encroached upon the freedom of the individual.
27  Tourism is up, jobs are up, individual income is up.
28  These styles can be adapted to suit individual tastes.
29  The minister refused to comment on individual cases.
30  Every individual has rights which must never be taken away.