Sentence Examples


  • It grows to a length of 5 ft., climbs extremely well, feeds chiefly on mice, and becomes very tame.
  • I've been on climbs in all kinds of weather, some all day, rappelling down at dusk, nearly in the dark, with wind and snow trying to blow me off the wall.
  • Both corps took as their primary objective the farms of St Hubert and Point du Jour, standing just above the defile made by the Verdun-Metz road where it climbs out of the Mance ravine towards the French position.
  • Mummery, My Climbs in the Alps (1895); Norman-Neruda, The Climbs of (1899) Peaks, Passes and Glaciers (3 vols., 1859-1862); L.
  • It stands partly upon the narrow shore, and partly climbs the rocky slope behind.