Sentence Examples


  • The only power which might have stemmed the tide was Prussia.
  • More likely it stemmed from the fact that she had not gone to the house yet.
  • He poured carbonated red grape juice into a long-stemmed glass and set the bottle back in the refrigerator.
  • Velutinus, a slender, ringless, hollow-stemmed, blackgilled fungus, common in gardens and about dung and stumps; it is about the size of a mushroom, but thinner in all its parts and far more brittle; it has a black hairy fringe hanging round the edge of the cap when fresh.
  • There is a 15th-century Italian example in South Kensington Museum of a pilastered turret containing an oblong crystal case, the whole resting on a stemmed base, and surmounted with a cupola.