Sentence Examples


  • She sat in the oversized armchair, curling her legs beneath her as she drank her wine.
  • On this account curling-stones are popularly known as "Ailsas" or "Ailsa Craigs."
  • At the beginning of the cold season the common dormouse retires to its nest, and curling itself up in a ball, becomes dormant.
  • Instead of these are cats with more or less abbreviated tails, showing in greater or less degree a decided kink or bend near the tip. In other cases the tail is of the short curling type of that of a bulldog; sometimes it starts quite straight, but divides in a fork-like manner near the tip; and in yet other instances it is altogether wanting, as in the typical Manx cats.
  • It is characterized by the curling of the leaves, which later show black A spots due to the production of numerous dark spores in patches on the diseased leaves.