Sentence Examples

  • As he joined her they squinted into the heat waves, shielding their eyes against the bright sun - trying to discern something of the shadows below the plume.
  • Unable to discern the source of his objection, she finally turned an inquisitive gaze on him.
  • There was no way to discern if it was the vehicle loaned to Howie.
  • He sat on the floor with her, but could discern neither what was wrong, nor how to help.
  • The man stopped, thinking he'd heard some movement behind him, but after listening a few minutes could discern no human sound and was satisfied he was alone.

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