English dictionary definition of:

sentence


Noun

  • (criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed
  • a string of words satisfying the grammatical rules of a language
  • the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned

Verb

  • pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law

Thesaurus

condemn condemnation conviction doom time

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Words ending in -nce and learn about the word sentence in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 20. Soft c: ce, ci, cy.

View spelling list -ence words, Set 2 and learn about the word sentence in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 33. Word endings: -ant, -ent, -ance, -ence.

Scrabble score for sentence


Scrabble score = 10

Please note that scrabble only allows seven tiles to be placed at once.

generated at 14:55:56 on 18-11-19

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