Sentence Examples

  • Salt raking is the staple industry.
  • In the last case they consist of any number of hollow cylindrical pillars, vertical or raking, turned and planed at the ends and united by a projection or socket and by flanges and bolts.
  • Of raking them from the sand, and they are usually boiled and extracted from their shells before being sent to market.
  • The moulds for the face of a wall consist generally of wooden shutters, leaning against upright timbers which are secured by horizontal or raking struts to firm ground, or to anything that will bear the weight.
  • One man is raking out the fire in a high furnace, while another behind is blowing the bellows.