Sentence Examples


  • Lydia turned her back to him, and as she walked to her bedroom, pulled her scanty top off over her head.
  • She unzipped the bag and climbed out, realizing with a surge of blood to her face that she was still scanty clad in her shorts and halter-top.
  • On his return to Naples he found himself out of touch with the prevailing Cartesianism, and lived quietly until in 1697 he gained the professorship of rhetoric at the university, with a scanty stipend of loo scudi.
  • Scanty remains exist and some springs in the neighbourhood are still known as the baths of Pel.
  • Cole, Wellingborough, 1838) that Henry Chicheley was picked up by William of Wykeham when he was a poor ploughboy " eating his scanty meal off his mother's lap," whatever that means.

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