Sentence Examples

  • The aye-aye, Chiromys (or Daubentonia) madagascariensis, is an animal with a superficial resemblance to a longhaired and dusky-coloured cat with unusually large eyes.
  • In appearance it closely resembles the roach, usually attaining a length of 8 or 9 in., with the head and back of a dusky blue colour and the sides of a shining silvery aspect, with numerous dark lines running along the course of the scales.
  • Crossing this dusky entry, and on through yon low-arched way--cut through what in old times must have been a great central chimney with fireplaces all round--you enter the public room.
  • His dusky nostrils swelled apart; he showed his filed and pointed teeth.
  • With a start all glared at dark Ahab, who was surrounded by five dusky phantoms that seemed fresh formed out of air.

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