Sentence Examples


  • He checked his weapons and pulled off his jacket, clipping as many magazines to his belt as he could.
  • He pulled out a fingernail clipper and began clipping his nails, sending little white crescents flying about the room.
  • Clara swung it back and forth, clipping the grass off neatly with each stroke.
  • As it bears clipping well, it was formerly much used in geometric gardening.
  • Country; (3) the Octave of Easter, during which the newlybaptized wore their white garments, which they laid aside on the Sunday after Easter, known as Dominica in albis depositis from this custom; another name for this Sunday was Pascha clausum, or the close of Easter, and from a clipping of the word "close" the English name of "Low" Sunday is believed to be derived; (4) Eastertide proper, or the paschal season beginning at Easter and lasting till Whit Sunday, during the whole of which time the festival character of the Easter season was maintained.

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