Sentence Examples


  • She gave the sack of groceries undue attention as she quarried Lisa.
  • Grindstones have been quarried in Wood and Jackson counties.
  • The industries of the town include manufactures of cotton, silk, earthenware, machinery and tobacco, with brass and iron founding; while slate and stone are quarried, and there are coal, iron and lead mines in the neighbourhood.
  • The state house, built of granite quarried in the vicinity, occupies a commanding site along the south border of the city, and in it is the state library.
  • It has been quarried since 1785; marble monuments were first manufactured about 1808; and at South Dorset in 1818 marble seems first to have been sawed in blocks, the earlier method having been chiselling.

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