Sentence Examples

  • Reaching her hand into the next nest box, a hen pecked it hard.
  • For polished stonework the material was pecked by blows, ground with other stones, and smoothed with fine material.
  • At one time he painted the picture of some fruit which was so real that the birds flew down and pecked at it.
  • They were so familiar that at length one alighted on an armful of wood which I was carrying in, and pecked at the sticks without fear.
  • The horses were eating oats from their movable troughs and sparrows flew down and pecked the grains that fell.