Sentence Examples


  • A sickle, toothed like a saw, is used for reaping.
  • An old sickle mower and rake with their high metal seats were the only items she recognized.
  • To the right and high up in the sky was the sickle of the waning moon and opposite to it hung that bright comet which was connected in Pierre's heart with his love.
  • The sickle was of wood (92), with flints (91) inserted, apparently a copy of the ox-jaw and teeth.
  • Some Finnish geologists - Sederholm for one - consider it probable that during the Glacial period an Arctic sea (Yoldia sea) covered all southern Finland and also Scania (Sickle) in Sweden, thus connecting the Atlantic Ocean with the Baltic and the White Sea by a broad channel; but no fossils from that sea have been found anywhere in Finland.