Sentence Examples


  • Then she started out at a lumbering run toward Carmen.
  • But a reserve squadron was placed behind the centre under the marquess of Santa Cruz, and the eight lumbering galeasses were stationed at intervals in front of the line to break the formation of the Turks.
  • The industrial interests of the city are principally in mining, lumbering and agriculture.
  • One farmer says to me, "You cannot live on vegetable food solely, for it furnishes nothing to make bones with"; and so he religiously devotes a part of his day to supplying his system with the raw material of bones; walking all the while he talks behind his oxen, which, with vegetable-made bones, jerk him and his lumbering plow along in spite of every obstacle.
  • With such huge and lumbering civility the country hands a chair to the city.

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