Sentence Examples


  • They seemed to walk for hours, until the first rays of morning lightened the forest.
  • Whether it was Pumpkin's advice or the sunny day, Cynthia's mood lightened as they drove.
  • The sun was brilliant, the pinks and oranges – combined with the multiple shades of blue sky as it lightened – creating a vision beyond that of any dream.
  • My acquiescence lightened the mood for the remainder of the trip as Betsy and Howie chatted as if future sessions were a faite accompli.
  • 3 in., from July to October inclusive; and ocean steamers, lightened so as to draw 11-13 ft., during August and September.