Sentence Examples


  • "Take these," he said, tossing the compasses to her.
  • A trained observer acting under the superintendent of compasses is charged with this important work.
  • After that they took his right hand, placed it on something, and told him to hold a pair of compasses to his left breast with the other hand and to repeat after someone who read aloud an oath of fidelity to the laws of the Order.
  • Landon, start taking accountability of dealers and compasses throughout the day.
  • 4 shows the mounting of a Thomson card on its pivot, which in common with the pivots of most other compasses is made of brass, tipped with osmium-iridium, which although very hard can be sharply pointed and does not corrode.