Sentence Examples

  • Xander's eyes glowed with hunger, and his fangs were receding in a way not remotely human.
  • Vogel of Potsdam, by repeated measurements of the motion of Algol in the line of sight, showed that the star is always receding from us before the loss of light and approaching us afterwards.
  • The Eastern Ghats stretch in fragmentary spurs and ranges down the Madras presidency, here and there receding inland and leaving broad level tracts between their base and the coast.
  • From Luang Prabang the river cuts its way southwards for two degrees through a lonely jungle country among receding hills of low elevation.
  • The human type is always very brachycephalic, with brow receding sharply and long nose making almost one line with the sloping forehead.

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