Sentence Examples

  • The ribbon is scarlet with two white stripes.
  • At the age of twenty-six months scarlet fever left her without sight or hearing.
  • The trabea, which in historical times was worn by the consuls when opening the temple of Janus, by the equites at their yearly inspection and on some other occasions, and by the Salii at their ritual dances, and had (according to tradition) formed the original costume of the augurs and flamens (who afterwards adopted the toga praetexta), was apparently a toga smaller in size than the ordinary civil dress, decorated with scarlet stripes (trabes).
  • They include, however, the snipe and military starling, which on account of its scarlet breast is locally known as the robin.
  • Masderallia is common in cultivation and has often brilliant scarlet, crimson or orange flowers.

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