Sentence Examples


  • Most of them were disfigured by frost-bitten noses and cheeks, and nearly all had red, swollen and festering eyes.
  • "I'm not convinced this is the only keypad missing from beneath our noses," he said with a frown.
  • From all the preceding the tiny dik-diks (Madoqua) of NorthEast Africa differ by their hairy noses, expanded in some species into short trunks; while the widely spread klipspringer, Oreotragus saltator, with its several local races, is unfailingly distinguishable by its rounded blunt hoofs and thick, brittle, golden-flecked hair.
  • The dolphins, bottle-noses, or, as they are more commonly called, "porpoises," are found in abundance in all seas, while some species are inhabitants of large rivers, as the Amazon.
  • They had to hold their noses and put their horses to a trot to escape from the poisoned atmosphere of these latrines.