Sentence Examples


  • When they began to blindfold him he himself adjusted the knot which hurt the back of his head; then when they propped him against the bloodstained post, he leaned back and, not being comfortable in that position, straightened himself, adjusted his feet, and leaned back again more comfortably.
  • A bloodstained knife was found under the old merchant's pillow.
  • He had seen Lydia's bloodstained apartment and witnessed its disrupted condition.
  • Bloodstained as had been Chaka's rule, that of Dingaan appears to have exceeded it in wanton cruelty, as is attested.
  • On the morrow, his bloodstained track is followed until it ends in a distant mere.