Sentence Examples


  • She clung to it as an escape from the turbid waters below the surface of their conversation.
  • If I represent the intensity of the primary light after traversing a thickness x of the turbid medium, we have dI = - hIA-4dx, where h is a constant independent of A.
  • I leave a white and turbid wake; pale waters, paler cheeks, where'er I sail.
  • Nevertheless, upon Stubb setting the anchor-watch after his supper was concluded; and when, accordingly, Queequeg and a forecastle seaman came on deck, no small excitement was created among the sharks; for immediately suspending the cutting stages over the side, and lowering three lanterns, so that they cast long gleams of light over the turbid sea, these two mariners, darting their long whaling-spades, kept up an incessant murdering of the sharks,* by striking the keen steel deep into their skulls, seemingly their only vital part.
  • To such a torrent, brown and turbid with earth torn from the

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