Sentence Examples


  • It was dry and her gums irritated.
  • In recent years the growth of the leaf under cloth tents has greatly increased, as it has been abundantly proved that the product thus secured is much more valuable - lighter in colour and weight, finer in texture, with an increased proportion of wrapper leaves, and more uniform qualities, and with lesser amounts of cellulose, nicotine, gums and resins.
  • The aromatic gums for which Arabia was famed in ancient times are still produced, though the trade is a very small one.
  • There are gutta-percha, india-rubber and other trees and plants yielding gums, the banana, mango, and many other trees and plants yielding fruits; and various trees and plants yielding nuts, spices, oils and medicines.
  • Her gums were irritated, reminding her she hadn't eaten or drunk water in a while.