Spoke in a sentence

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Definition of Spoke

  • imp. of Speak.
  • The radius or ray of a wheel; one of the small bars which are inserted in the hub, or nave, and which serve to support the rim or felly.
  • A projecting handle of a steering wheel.
  • A rung, or round, of a ladder.
  • A contrivance for fastening the wheel of a vehicle, to prevent it from turning in going down a hill.
  • To furnish with spokes, as a wheel.
  • one of the crosspieces that form the steps of a ladder
  • support consisting of a radial member of a wheel joining the hub to the rim

How to use spoke in a sentence. Spoke pronunciation.

He placed the papers in my hand, all save that one which spoke of him.
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From the ramparts of the citadel he watched the sun go down, bathing the pyramids in a purple and golden light, throwing a glamour over all the western plain, and making heavenly the far hills with a plaintive colour, which spoke of peace and rest, but not of hope.
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His light brown beard and hair and blue eyes gave him a look almost Saxon, and bland power spoke in his face and in every gesture.
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For the rest, he flourished the salutations and language of the Arab as though they were his own, and he spoke Arabic as perfectly as he did French and English.
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She had felt that she conquered before he spoke as, indeed, he did not speak, but nodded his head and murmured something indistinctly.
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She felt the tragedy in his words, and her voice shook as she spoke.
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His silence agitated her still further, and she spoke excitedly: "I could have, would have, killed him myself without a moment's regret.
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Presently she spoke in a different tone; a new light had come upon her mind.
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Presently she spoke again: "I shall always want to know about you-what is happening to you.
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She always spoke like that.
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Through her veil she gazed at Nahoum with a cramping pain at her heart, for he seemed ever on the verge of the truth she dreaded; and when he spoke the truth, as though unconsciously, she felt she must cry out and rush from the room.
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He had heard also of cruelty-of banishment, and of enemies removed from his path suddenly, never to be seen again; but, on the whole, men spoke with more admiration of him than of any other public servant, Armenian Christian in a Mahommedan country though he was.
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At first it seemed to her that a trap had been set, and that David was to be the victim of Oriental duplicity; but revolt, as she did, from the miserable creature before them, she saw at last that he spoke the truth.
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Neither spoke, but Kaid's face was full of cheerfulness.
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There was silence for a moment, and then Kaid spoke again.
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He roused himself and spoke, but at first his speech was broken and smothered.
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I spoke before the time.
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She put out both her hands and spoke sharply.
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Inquiringly he looked at Kaid, who spoke earnestly to him in a low tone.
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Then this keen-eyed person appeared to me to be "taking my measure"; but I dismissed the suspicion when he spoke, for his manner was full of guileless candor and truthfulness.
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Examples of Spoke

Example #1
Ah, David, what with the flute and the pen, banishment was no pain to thee! .
Example #2
God save him from the heathen sword that slew his uncle.
Example #3
As he stood watching, he was conscious of people approaching.
Example #4
The East was calling him.
Example #5
Going to weight, he was still muscular and well groomed.
Example #6
He was seldom without the string of beads so many Orientals love to carry, and, Armenian Christian as he was, the act seemed almost religious.