Sentence Examples


  • She gripped the handle of the axe more tightly, hands clammy.
  • A moment later, he dropped the axe and ran.
  • Fighting Weapons.The battle-axe has been described above with axes.
  • While the use of the bow and arrow does not seem to have occurred to them, the spear and axe are in general use, commonly made of hard-wood; the hatchets of stone, and the javelins pointed' with stone or bone.
  • The elevation of the land as a whole proceeds gradually from south to north, the highest points being found in the north-west, as the Peak, in which neighbourhood several points exceed a height of 2000 ft., while Axe Edge, south of Buxton, and many other points throughout the district, range from 1500 ft.