Sentence Examples


  • She had short brown hair and kind hazel eyes.
  • Hazel nuts are grown in woods at a level of more than 1200 ft.
  • It derives its name from Hazel-bosch (hazel wood).
  • Hybrid place-names are occasionally to be met with in the colonized portions of Wales, as in Gelliswick (a combination of the Celtic gelli, a hazel grove, and the Norse wick, a haven), and in Fletherhill, where the English suffix hill is practically a translation of the Celtic prefix.
  • The witch hazel is quite a distinct plant, Hamamelis virginica, of the natural order Hamamalideae, the astringent bark of which is used in medicine.