Sentence Examples

  • The front walk was banked with crimson petunias, the lawn spring-green and the window-boxed geraniums aglow.
  • By general agreement among the powers the command was entrusted to Codrington, and the allied force consisted of three British, four French and four Russian sail of the line, if the French admiral's flagship the "Sirene" (60), which was technically "a double banked frigate," be included.
  • The plateau thus enclosed is partly artificial, and banked up 50 or 60 ft.
  • Shipton's told them I'm in bed with you against him and if they haven't bought what he said in total, they've sure banked the down payment.
  • Where surface water is banked up against the land, as by the equatorial and Gulf Stream drift currents, it appears to penetrate to very considerable depths; the escaping stream currents are at first of great vertical thickness and part of the water at their sources has a downward movement.