Sentence Examples


  • The contour lines showing the heights above sea-level are the directions along which species spread to form zones.
  • The sleek contour of the vase was eye-catching, so Brenda decided to purchase it.
  • The dresses worn by his figures are not clothes, but drapery through which the forms and movements of the body are strongly felt, and their contour shows a grand breadth of line which strikes the eye at once.
  • The west central portion has considerable irregularities of contour, and the north-west is distinctively hilly.
  • She placed her hand on the contour of his face in a loving gesture.