Sentence Examples

  • He tried to move laterally, away to his right, but the gnarled branches of a now-dead bush blocked his path.
  • Shipton had used a gnarled cedar, years dead, as an anchor for his line.
  • Neither gnarled fingers nor old scars nor old doubts and sorrows were any of them in evidence now.
  • It was already the beginning of June when on his return journey he drove into the birch forest where the gnarled old oak had made so strange and memorable an impression on him.
  • Of furniture, and high prices are often given for the gnarled and knotted portions of slowly-grown trees, to be sawn into veneers.