Sentence Examples


  • Due west, arid conditions prevail and vegetation is scanty and dwarfed; at Salango island, 50 m.
  • Proceeding southward cacti become common, first a dwarfed species, and then a larger columnar form (Cereus quisco).
  • Artificially induced dwarfed plants of Pinus, Cupressus, Sciadopitys (umbrella pine) and other genera are commonly cultivated by the Japanese.
  • I rejoiced over all his successes, I shut my eyes to his faults, and wondered, not that he had them, but that they had not crushed or dwarfed his soul.
  • Without, viewed from the open Parliament Square to the north, the beautiful proportions of the building are readily realized, but it is somewhat dwarfed by the absence of a central tower and by the vast adjacent pile of the Houses of Parliament.