Sentence Examples


  • The descent felt as long as their two day trip.
  • They began the long descent, hand in hand.
  • The flakes drifted directly down, undisturbed in their descent by any hint of a breeze in the still night air.
  • The fact that in tabby Persians the body-markings are never so strong as in the short-haired breeds is in some degree confirmatory of this, as suggesting descent from a nearly wholecoloured type.
  • He was the son of Eurypon and fourth in descent from Procles.