Sentence Examples

  • Her legs cramped with every step and perspiration oozed from every pore in her body.
  • Dean offered his thanks but was waved away as the threesome continued to pore over the book, reminiscing over days long past and names forgotten.
  • He was reluctant to pore over mug shots as he assumed the car would be located momentarily, and hopefully his assailants.
  • Even his wit and knowledge of the world were spoiled, and his affected gaiety was touched with sadness, by the odour of falsehood which escaped through every pore of his body."
  • The life-buoy--a long slender cask--was dropped from the stern, where it always hung obedient to a cunning spring; but no hand rose to seize it, and the sun having long beat upon this cask it had shrunken, so that it slowly filled, and that parched wood also filled at its every pore; and the studded iron-bound cask followed the sailor to the bottom, as if to yield him his pillow, though in sooth but a hard one.

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