Sentence Examples


  • Retrieving her book from the bedroom, she leafed through it to the page number she had memorized.
  • Dropping to one of the benches, she opened one of the books and leafed through the colorful pages, pausing when she recognized a plant.
  • The coloration is generally sombre, but to this there are exceptions; the fruit-bats are brownish yellow or russet on the under surface; two South American species are white; Blainville's chin-leafed bat is bright orange; and the Indian painted bat (Cerivoula pieta) with its deep orange dress, spotted with black on the wing-membranes, has reminded observers of a large butterfly.
  • She leafed through the book, looking for a clue.