Sentence Examples


  • She looked at it, flushing to think someone had taken the time to figure out her sizes.
  • Her face was flushing again, and he saw the signs she wasn't as unaffected by him as he first thought.
  • Flushing, the port of Zeeland, which commanded the approach to Antwerp; and the inhabitants were compelled to take the oath to the prince of Orange, as stadtholder of the king.
  • The failure of the archduke John to arrive in time at Wagram (5th of July), the lack of support accorded by the Spaniards to Wellesley before and after the battle of Talavera (28th of July), and the slowness with which the British government sent forth its great armada against Flushing and Antwerp, a fortnight after Austria sued for an armistice from Napoleon, enabled that superb organizer to emerge victorious from a most precarious situation.
  • To do this the city maintained (1906) 24 flushing wagons working 2 shifts of 8 hours each per day.

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