Sentence Examples


  • The ground is to be pared and burnt, and unslacked lime must be added to the ashes.
  • Wards, as com pared with the phase they would possess were the central value of the grating interval maintained throughout.
  • After being pared off the turf is allowed to dry for a fortnight or so and is then placed in small heaps a yard or two wide at the base, a little straw or wood being put in the middle of each heap, which is then lighted.
  • He worked to apply a means test, pared the rolls back, then died; the rolls swelled again, and his successor again tried to bring them in line, but it was hard.
  • Of the chalk; and, on the sea-coast, where the waves have pared away

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