Sentence Examples


  • Cultivate poverty like a garden herb, like sage.
  • After a quick supper, she grabbed the herb book and stepped outside.
  • The term "herb" is also used of those herbaceous plants, which possess certain properties, and are used for medicinal purposes, for flavouring or garnishing in cooking, and also for perfumes.
  • The kat plant, a medicinal herb which has a tonic quality, is largely grown in the Harrar province.
  • Cornhill, again, recalls the cornmarket " time out of mind there holden " (Stow), and Gracechurch Street was corrupted from the name of the church of St Benet Grasschurch (destroyed by the great fire, rebuilt, and removed in 1868), which was said to be derived from a herb-market held under its walls.