Sentence Examples


  • 1 The practices of the latter are pungently depicted 2 (iii.
  • The next depicted the planet, the next a woman holding a knife, then the fountain, a plant, a river.
  • "You've got a rat," he said, reviewing the past hundred years of battles depicted on the map.
  • In art he generally appears as a little pot-bellied old man, with a snub nose and a bald head, riding on an ass and supported by satyrs; or he is depicted lying asleep on his wine-skin, which he sometimes bestrides.
  • The Aztec numerals, which were vigesimal or reckoned by scores, were depicted by dots or circles up to 20, which was represented by a flag, 400 (a score of scores) by a feather, and 8000 (a score of scores of scores) by a purse; but for convenience these symbols might be halved and quartered, so that 534 might be shown by one feather, one quarter of a feather, one flag, one-half of a flag, and four dots.