Sentence Examples


  • The cream colored siding looked iridescent in the moonlight.
  • The happiest specimens of this glass almost rival the wings of butterflies in the brilliancy of their iridescent colours.
  • Most curious of all is the courtship of the males of some species of Salticidae, or jumping spiders, which are decorated with plumes or coloured stripes or iridescent patches.
  • But instead of a rim of darker blue surrounding her irises, they were rimmed by a thick band of iridescent silver.
  • The African golden-moles (Chrysochloris), the desmans or water-moles (Myogale), and the West African Potamogale velox, are remarkable as being the only mammals whose hair reflects those iridescent tints so common in the feathers of tropical birds.