Sentence Examples


  • It was in raiment of camel's hair that John the Baptist appeared as a preacher.
  • In the chariot rode Ozma and Dorothy, the former in splendid raiment and wearing her royal coronet, while the little Kansas girl wore around her waist the Magic Belt she had once captured from the Nome King.
  • They seemed clad in the skins of beasts, so torn and bepatched the raiment that had survived nearly four years of cruising.
  • Lashed round and round to the fish's back; pinioned in the turns upon turns in which, during the past night, the whale had reeled the involutions of the lines around him, the half torn body of the Parsee was seen; his sable raiment frayed to shreds; his distended eyes turned full upon old Ahab.
  • They enter them wearing armlets of gold and pearl and their raiment therein is silk.

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