Sentence Examples


  • Her eyes were almond shaped, the brown of the iris so dark that it was almost black.
  • Iris army was in the main aligned for attack.
  • The iris is in most young birds at first brown or dull-coloured, but with maturity attains often very bright tints which add considerably to the charm of the bird; sexual dimorphism is in this respect of common occurrence.
  • The rainbow, which men call Iris, is a cloud that is purple and red and yellow.
  • 7ruppos, flamecoloured, and o-i&17Aos, iron): a scaly-fibrous variety from the same locality is called lepidocrocite (from X€iris, scale, and KpoKcis, fibre).