Sentence Examples

  • Sarah, please, cut me some slack here.
  • We were alerted only by the feel of the screwdriver's slack penetration.
  • Those about him said that he became extraordinarily slack and physically feeble during his stay in that town.
  • He would perhaps have placed alder branches over the narrow holes in the ice, which were four or five rods apart and an equal distance from the shore, and having fastened the end of the line to a stick to prevent its being pulled through, have passed the slack line over a twig of the alder, a foot or more above the ice, and tied a dry oak leaf to it, which, being pulled down, would show when he had a bite.
  • He smiled at Sarah who was staring, slack jawed.