Sentence Examples


  • When young its spreading boughs form good cover for game.
  • Its boughs are strong and spreading.
  • The hind-feet have only four toes, owing to the suppression of the first, in place of which they have a fleshy pad on the inner side of the foot, between which and the toes boughs and other objects can be firmly grasped as with a hand.
  • Arise, and begone !") The bodies are sent to Cornwall, and Mark, learning the truth, has a fair chapel erected and lays them in tombs, one at each side of the building, when a sapling springs from the heart of Tristan, and reaching its boughs across the chapel, makes its way into the grave of Iseult.
  • In old age the huge columnar trunk rises to a great height bare of boughs, while on the upper part the branches are short and irregular.