Sentence Examples


  • It has a short stem bearing a tuft of long, narrow, arching leaves, 2 to 2 ft.
  • Elegant liliaceous plants, with rhizomatous stems. P. multiflorum (Solomon's Seal), 2 to 3 ft., with arching stems, and drooping white flowers from the leaf axils, is a handsome border plant, doing especially well in partial shade amongst shrubs, and also well adapted for pot culture for early forcing.
  • He surveyed her bare legs with twinkling eyes, arching a brow as he spoke.
  • From the arching of the upper lip this corolla is called ringent.
  • The near side horse, arching his head and breaking into a short canter, tugged at his traces.