Crow in a sentence

The word "crow" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of crow and how to use it in a sentence.

This website focus on english words and example sentences, so everyone can learn how to use them. Easily browse through english vocabulary, listen the sentences or copy them.

Definition of Crow

  • To make the shrill sound characteristic of a cock, either in joy, gayety, or defiance.
  • To shout in exultation or defiance; to brag.
  • To utter a sound expressive of joy or pleasure.
  • A bird, usually black, of the genus Corvus, having a strong conical beak, with projecting bristles. It has a harsh, croaking note. See Caw.
  • A bar of iron with a beak, crook, or claw; a bar of iron used as a lever; a crowbar.
  • The cry of the cock. See Crow v. i., 1.
  • The mesentery of a beast; -- so called by butchers.
  • black birds having a raucous call
  • a Siouan language spoken by the Crow
  • an instance of boastful talk
  • the cry of a cock (or an imitation of it)
  • a small quadrilateral constellation in the southern hemisphere near Virgo
  • a member of the Siouan people formerly living in eastern Montana
  • express pleasure verbally
  • utter shrill sounds
  • dwell on with satisfaction

How to use crow in a sentence. Crow pronunciation.

I'll imitate the sound that a crow makes if I see them coming back," she added.
play
copy
In the first place she was not sure that she could imitate a crow so as to deceive a person, and in the second place the boys were too close to her to run any chances.
play
copy
Once more the crow cawed.
play
copy
At this juncture the "caw" of a crow was heard again.
play
copy
It was plain that he knew it was not a crow, that he understood it to be a signal of some sort. The half-breed suddenly turned, starting toward the shore of the lake at a brisk pace, worming his way through the bushes with almost no disturbance at all, even at the swift pace he was keeping up.
play
copy
She watched him out of sight, then hurried back to the spot where she had met with disaster and gave the crow signal.
play
copy
Now and then the sound of a falling leaf caught my ear, and I shall always remember how a crow, flying high overhead towards the mountains, uttered an ominous "caw"; another crow answered, and there was silence again.
play
copy
A swan is out of place among crows, a lion among bulls, a horse among asses, and a wise man among fools.
play
copy
Of what avail is the praise or censure of the vulgar, who make a useless noise like a senseless crow in a forest?
play
copy
To this hide are fastened feathers of the crow and miⁿ′xa-saⁿ, or swan, in alternate rows or bunches.
play
copy
Sometimes hawk or crow feathers were employed.
play
copy
Philip would have liked to drive on further, it was distasteful to him to go back to his rooms, and he wanted the air; but the desire to see the child clutched suddenly at his heartstrings, and he smiled to himself as he thought of her toddling towards him with a crow of delight.
play
copy
As the crow flies we can't be many miles from the border.
play
copy
Any farmer would give you an engagement to keep off the crows.
play
copy
It was a welcome morsel to these merry crows!
play
copy
Straight as the crow flies, Alan Hawke then pressed on to Lemberg, and hastened to Berlin, having sent on his last official report to Captain Anstruther, at London.
play
copy
I didn't mean birds like-like crows.
play
copy
Of course a face like yours would keep the crows away all right enough.
play
copy
Against violent protests from Issy, who declared that Ves Young's rattle-trap wan't fit to do nothin' but haul fish heads to the fertilizer factory, the Calvin beams and boards were piled high on the wagon and with Ves on the driver's seat and Simp perched, like a disreputable carrion crow on top of the load, the equipage started.
play
copy
But you still go cawing for blood, like an old crow.
play
copy

Examples of Crow

Example #1
No one must go out in the meantime.
Example #2
Those bushes pull out a few strands every time I go scouting among them.
Example #3
Jane would have given the signal, but dared not do so.
Example #4
She wondered where Harriet was.
Example #5
This time the bird's voice sounded much farther away.
Example #6
Jane reasoned it out when she said to herself that Harriet had probably turned her head away or else had cawed in a lower tone to deceive the boys, who were now moving rapidly away, making as many circles as there were boys in the party.