Sentence Examples

  • The bulk of the jungle, therefore, which lies between stream and stream, has never been trodden by the foot of man.
  • No heathen may tread the outer court.
  • The down-trodden peasants were left in peace to divide the land among them, and new conditions arose as they took over the ownerless estates.
  • At harvest the corn was cut high on the stalk with short sickles and put up in sheaves, after which it was carried to the threshing-floor and there trodden out by the hoofs of oxen.
  • Dragged into Stubb's boat with blood-shot, blinded eyes, the white brine caking in his wrinkles; the long tension of Ahab's bodily strength did crack, and helplessly he yielded to his body's doom: for a time, lying all crushed in the bottom of Stubb's boat, like one trodden under foot of herds of elephants.

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