Sentence Examples


  • The branches should not be lopped in spring, on account of their tendency to bleed at that season.
  • With one stroke he lopped the wood in half.
  • The Rigveda (3, 8) describes it as a tree well lopped with axe, anointed and adorned by the priest.
  • Rhyn lopped the head off the last demon and wiped his knife again.
  • Through a gap in the broken wall he could see, beside the wooden fence, a row of thirty year-old birches with their lower branches lopped off, a field on which shocks of oats were standing, and some bushes near which rose the smoke of campfires-- the soldiers' kitchens.