Sentence Examples


  • Above water, permitting the tallest masts of lake shipping to pass.
  • A condenser so placed that the condensed vapours return to the distilling flask, a device permitting the continued boiling of a substance with little loss; W.
  • Here, as elsewhere, the laws of evolution hold, permitting no sudden stupendous leaps.
  • At the inn at Yankovo he respectfully took leave of her, for the first time permitting himself to kiss her hand.
  • The streets were mostly very narrow, the main street from the castle to Holyrood Palace and the Cowgate alone permitting the passage of wheeled carriages.