Sentence Examples


  • It is certain that towards the close of this third and concluding Late Minoan period in the island certain mainland types of swords and safety-pins make their appearance, which are symptomatic of the great invasion from that side that was now impending or had already begun.
  • She pulled the pins from her hair and scrubbed it and then wiped the rivulets of water from her face.
  • A and A' by means of two metal pins P, P'.
  • A horizontal arm fixed to a vertical shaft in gear with the mechanism sweeps over these pins at the rate of about two revolutions per second.
  • I'm on pins and needles.