Sentence Examples


  • All the blood which had seemed congested somewhere below his throat rushed to his face and eyes.
  • Harrison Park is a breathing spot for the congested district of Fountainbridge, and the park at Saughton Hall, opened in 1905, for the western district of the city.
  • Washington Street, still narrow, is perhaps the most crowded and congested thoroughfare in America.
  • The water supply, deemed ample when the prison was planned, became polluted under the congested conditions.
  • When the excitement consequent on the gold finds had subsided, there was a considerable reaction against the claims of Labour, and this was greatly helped by the congested state of the labour market; but the principle of an eight-hours day made progress, and was conceded in several trades.