Sentence Examples


  • It is a silvery white metal which burns on heating in air.
  • His gaze fell to the silvery ring the man before him wore.
  • The whole effect of the grim castle, the silvery stream and the verdant woods makes one of the most striking scenes in Belgium.
  • The colouring of the steppe changes as if by magic, and only the silvery plumes of the steppe-grass (Stipa pennata) wave in the wind, tinting the steppe a bright yellow.
  • The flat leaves are arranged in two regular, distinct rows; they are deep green above, but beneath have two broad white lines, which, as the foliage in large trees has a tendency to curl upwards, give it a silvery appearance from below.