Sentence Examples


  • Not a tree is to be seen, the few woods and thickets being hidden in the depressions and deep valleys of the rivers.
  • Everywhere on moist sandy ground are to be seen tall thickets of Arundo donax.
  • Much of the country, especially round the Gulf of Tolo, is covered with primeval forests and thickets, traversed by scarcely perceptible paths, or broken with a few clearings and villages.
  • Frequently we came upon impassable thickets which forced us to take a round about way.
  • At Fredericksburg his wing of Lee's line of battle was heavily engaged, and his last battle, before Chancellorsville, in the thickets of the Wilderness, was his greatest triumph.