Sentence Examples


  • It was past dusk, and bonfires were springing up down the beach.
  • Five bonfires had sprung up, each one with a massive spit turning a large deer in its center.
  • More soldiers in gray and black made their way down the bonfires, pausing to talk to Mike.
  • Large pits are dug across the line of advance of these great insect armies to stop them when in the larval or wingless stage, and even huge bonfires are lighted to check their flight when adult.
  • In this festival Pales was invoked to grant protection and increase to flocks and herds; the shepherds entreated forgiveness for any unintentional profanation of holy places of which their flocks might have been guilty, and leaped three times across bonfires of hay and straw (Ovid, Fasti, iv.

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