Sentence Examples


  • It consists of a small hydraulic press, which forces a set of expanding bits or wedges into a bore-hole previously bored by a long screw augur or drill, worked by hand, the action of the press being continued until a sufficient strain is obtained to bring down the coal.
  • Yet so long as the caliphs lived in Medina, the capital of Arabia was the capital of the expanding Arabian empire.
  • Quinn and Martha perpetually had their hands full with their baby and Betsy stayed home, content to have extra time with our expanding garden.
  • She ran a hand across her expanding stomach.
  • It resembles in colour some varieties of the latter snake, and, like this, it has the power, though in a less degree, of expanding its hood.