Sentence Examples


  • They ran to the next nearest group of rocks, where a handful of four-by-fours waited.
  • The bear dropped down on all fours and growled at her offspring, who dashed back into the trees.
  • Upon noticing Jackson, the dog dropped to all fours and approached him slowly.
  • He hit the floor on all fours and snapped at the hen as she rolled by.
  • The parts of the flower are most frequently arranged in fives, or multiples of fives; for instance, a common arrangement is as follows, - five sepals, succeeded by five petals, ten stamens in two sets of five, and five or fewer carpels; an arrangement in fours is less frequent, while the arrangement in threes, so common in monocotyledons, is rare in dicotyledons.

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