Example Sentences with gained
  • Steve regained consciousness.
  • Do not repeat the tactics which have gained you one victory, but let your methods be regulated by the infinite variety of circumstances.
  • You’ve gained a few dollars.
  • I’ve gained weight.
  • Alex has gained weight.
  • They’ve gained a few pounds.
  • I've gained five kilograms.
  • The company gained more customers.
  • The train gained speed gradually.
  • The girl had gained enough weight to fill out the bodice completely.
  • I have gained this by philosophy; I do without being ordered what some are constrained to do by their fear of the law.
  • A penny saved is a penny gained.
  • Having worked in a car mechanic for 10 years, she gained a lot of experience.
  • Experience can only be gained by doing not by thinking or dreaming.
  • Next month, I will celebrate my 30th anniversary of marriage with my beautiful bride, Vicki. Our marriage has been a blessing. I have gained even more respect for the institution over the past 3 decades and will defend it against attack.
  • When I talked to my medical friends about the strange silence on this subject in American medical magazines and textbooks, I gained the impression that here was a subject tainted with Socialism or with feminine sentimentality for the poor.
  • Whoever has provoked men to rage against him has always gained a party in his favor, too.
  • The ideas gained by men before they are twenty-five are practically the only ideas they shall have in their lives.
  • Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained by very few and that, too, at the expense of social pleasure, health, conscience, life.
  • I didn't wake up one morning and not be in the Replacements. We're all that forever, and I've just grown older. I mean, I haven't lost anything. I've gained a few things.