Sentence Examples


  • Straw (from strew, as being used for strewing), is the general term applied to the stalky residue of grain-plants (especially wheat, rye, oats, barley).
  • A ruined citadel remains on the north-west, and on the east was a bridge over the Jordan; broken pottery and fragments of sculptured stone strew the site.
  • The ultimate root is unknown, but may be connected with that meaning " to strew," and the word would thus mean the points of light scattered over the heavens.
  • At Bodega Bay on November 29th at least 100 fed on debris strewn over the beach by the storm.
  • Finally we wish to thank Bob Everly, local beach warden, without whom Sand Bay would be litter strewn.

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