Sentence Examples


  • They have also been regarded as the result of torrential action.
  • Torrential rains caused a series of landslips, carrying away houses and breaking up the hill railway.
  • His style is impetuous, rich, torrential at times; his thought is practical and imaginative rather than deeply philosophical.
  • The Copper, the Susitna and its tributary, the Yentna, as well as the Skwentna, a tributary of the Yentna from the west, all run through picturesque canyons, and their upper courses are characterized by glacial and torrential feeders.
  • The Tambo, which rises in the Vilcanota knot of mountains south of Cuzco, is a torrential stream valueless for commercial purposes.