Sentence Examples


  • He.s alive but a frightful mess, and we haven.t been able to identify him.
  • Though the name sounds appealing, in practice a court of justice often has been frightful, meting out the kind of one-sided "justice" associated with lynch mobs and vigilantism.
  • Meantime, overseeing the other part of the ship, Captain Peleg ripped and swore astern in the most frightful manner.
  • Didn't that Dough-Boy, the steward, tell me that of a morning he always finds the old man's hammock clothes all rumpled and tumbled, and the sheets down at the foot, and the coverlid almost tied into knots, and the pillow a sort of frightful hot, as though a baked brick had been on it?
  • At last his spout grew thick, and with a frightful roll and vomit, he turned upon his back a corpse.

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