Sentence Examples

  • By living in protected houses and wearing gloves and veils at night all the staff escaped malaria except one or two attendants.
  • The women alone put on mourning attire, by dyeing their veils, shirts, &c., dark blue, with indigo; and they stain their hands, and smear the walls, with the same color.
  • So dazzling was the light, it penetrated even the darkness that veils my eyes.
  • The making of gloves was introduced about 1800, of shawls about 1840 and of veils about 1850.
  • The night veils without doubt a part of this glorious creation; but day comes to reveal to us this great work, which extends from earth even into the plains of the ether.