Pensive in a sentence

10 example sentences for Pensive

Share this! FacebookTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedInPinterestEmail

Pensive - Definition

»  expressing or revealing sad thoughtfulness

Use Pensive in a sentence

  • Unrequited love caused her to be in a very pensive mood.

  • Because James was sick of his wife’s pensive look, he finally answered her question.

  • After losing his job, Alex became more pensive than ever.

  • Do you find the actor’s pensive look as sexy as I do?

  • The pensive young man spent a great deal of time contemplating his future.

  • I, for one, find his pensive look a bit scary!

  • Since he attended his ex-wife’s wedding, Bob has been quite pensive.

  • Even though the woman seemed happy, the bartender could not help but notice the sad and pensive look on her face.

  • As the widow left the cemetery, her pensive stare was enough to make the mourners cry.

  • While Jane had been quite carefree in her youth, her older years have made her quite pensive.

More Vocabulary Words In Sentences:

Pensive Synonyms

sad, withdrawn, mournful

Pensive Antonyms

cheery, carefree, joyous, light-hearted

Related Forms

pensively (adverb), pensiveness (noun)

Now it's your chance! In the comments below, use Pensive in a sentence.