Sentence Examples


  • The woman in his arms was too delicate, too vulnerable, to face the lusty beast within him.
  • And when after gaining his own deck, and his own pivot-hole there, he so vehemently wheeled round with an urgent command to the steersman (it was, as ever, something about his not steering inflexibly enough); then, the already shaken ivory received such an additional twist and wrench, that though it still remained entire, and to all appearances lusty, yet Ahab did not deem it entirely trustworthy.
  • A ruddy and lusty old dame, who delights in all weathers and seasons, and is likely to outlive all her children yet.
  • Many a lusty crest--waving Hector, that towered a whole foot above his crowding comrades, fell before my weapon and rolled in the dust.
  • Phoebe says something to the crowd in French and is met with a lusty cheer.

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