Sentence Examples

  • She drank straight from the bottle as she moved around the room, gathering and piling clothing into a small suitcase.
  • He is no intuitionalist; but he is a drily common-sense mind, piling up in heaps the ruinous fragments of an idealist system.
  • Apollodorus says that they succeeded in piling Pelion upon Ossa.
  • The treaty of Tilsit may more reasonably be looked on as an expedient for piling up enormous political resources with a view to the coercion of Great Britain.
  • Whole forests, vast quarries of granite, and hills of gravel were used in fringing the water margins, constructing wharves, piers and causeways, redeeming flats, and furnishing piling and solid foundations for buildings.

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