Sentence Examples


  • Howie obsessed over the recent incident, a man now twice able to foil his efforts.
  • He lifted the heavy, foil-covered plate out of the oven, stomach roaring at the scent of spiced chicken and vegetables.
  • After the bland meal was over and the tin foil discarded, Dean donned his coat and walked up town.
  • The Golden Temple is so called on account of its copper dome, covered with gold foil, which shines brilliantly in the rays of the Indian sun, and is reflected back from the waters of the lake; but the building as a whole is too squat to have much architectural merit apart from its ornamentation.
  • Xvii., 1888, pp. 1 foil.; H.

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