Sentence Examples


  • Easing to the edge of the swamp cooler, she eyed the distance and drew a deep breath.
  • South of the lake is a wide plain, traversed by the Semliki river, which enters the Nyanza through a swamp of tall weeds, chiefly ambach and papyrus.
  • The fore-foot is fivetoed and spreading; indicating that the members of the family were swamp-dwelling animals.
  • The site of the town, formerly a swamp, has been thoroughly drained.
  • The state and the national government co-operate in the construction and maintenance of this system, but the Federal government did not give material aid (the only exception being the grant of swamp lands in 1850) until the exceptionally disastrous flood in 1882.