Sentence Examples


  • Rev. xviii., p. 368) explains Quirinus as the oak-god (quercus), and Quirites as the men of the oaken spear.
  • Of the first story to the front between the piers," for which substantial oaken timber might be used "for conveniency of shops."
  • Among the Perpendicular additions to the church last named may be noted a very beautiful oaken roodscreen.
  • The press box first consisted of strongly bound oaken planks, but later on cast-iron boxes were introduced.
  • Oaken beams, and the uneven floors sagged into sharp curves.

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