Sentence for adrift | Use adrift in a sentence

Sentences with adrift. The sentences below are ordered by length from shorter and easier to longer and more complex. They use adrift in a sentence, providing visitors a sentence for adrift.

  • Adrift India! (10)
  • We are all adrift. (10)
  • Set me adrift, and I drink hard. (10)
  • Set me adrift, and I drink hard. (22)
  • You love ruins, and we are adrift just now. (10)
  • The glorious Goddess need not cut them adrift; they can show her a book of honest pages. (10)
  • The halyards and standing rigging were shot adrift, and the running-gear was cut to pieces. (18)
  • If otherwise, she was to interdict the visit with as little delay as possible and cut him adrift. (10)
  • The lover who cannot wound has indeed lost anchorage; he is woefully adrift: he stabs air, which is to stab himself. (10)
  • If he cannot rely on definite values of property, his compass is amiss; he is adrift upon bitter waters without a helm. (8)
  • Fifteen Frenchmen, including La Saussaye, he turned adrift in an open boat, while the others he took back with him to Virginia. (19)
  • There his terrified crew mutinied, turning their brave commander adrift in an open boat, together with his son and two of his faithful companions. (19)

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Definition of adrift:

  • adrift, a-drift’, adj. or adv. floating as driven (by the wind): moving at random. (0)

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