Sentence Examples


  • After smearing peanut butter and jam on whole wheat bread for a lunch on the fly, Dean knocked on Martha's door.
  • The woman sprawled atop him shook, her blood smearing his hands.
  • Two pieces of amber may be united by smearing the surfaces with linseed oil, heating them, and then pressing them together while hot.
  • (3) The Scirophoria, with a procession from the Acropolis to the village of Skiron, in the height of summer, the priests who were to entreat her to keep off the summer heat walking under the shade of parasols (aKipov) held over them; others, however, connect the name with crKipos (" gypsum"), perhaps used for smearing the image of the goddess.
  • Smearing with gypsum (Tiravos, titanos) had a similar purifying effect, and it has been suggested that the Titans were no more than old-world votaries who had so disguised themselves.

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