Sentence Examples


  • There was only one way to keep from getting old, and life in an old withered body still sounded better than the alternative.
  • The heat of the sun had withered the cut foliage and it was unsightly.
  • The tiny, withered, sickly body of Bem was animated by an heroic temper.
  • The broad deeply-sinuated leaves with blunt rounded lobes are of a peculiar yellowish colour when the buds unfold in May, but assume a more decided green towards midsummer, and eventually become rather dark in tint; they do not change to their brown autumnal hue until late in October, and on brushwood and saplings the withered foliage is often retained until the spring.
  • The first has been explained as referring to the gloom of her abode, or the blackness of the withered corn.

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