Sentence Examples


  • The owners said there were wild plum and cherry trees, all kinds of nuts and berries - a regular gold mine of natural food.
  • The strawberry, raspberry, currant, plum, cherry and grape are indigenous.
  • After sitting a long time listening to the long stories of some sailors who had just come from a plum-pudding voyage, as they called it (that is, a short whaling-voyage in a schooner or brig, confined to the north of the line, in the Atlantic Ocean only); after listening to these plum-puddingers till nearly eleven o'clock, I went up stairs to go to bed, feeling quite sure by this time Queequeg must certainly have brought his Ramadan to a termination.
  • Plum-pudding is the term bestowed upon certain fragmentary parts of the whale's flesh, here and there adhering to the blanket of blubber, and often participating to a considerable degree in its unctuousness.
  • We had a very nice dinner on Thanksgiving day,--turkey and plum-pudding.

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