Sentence Examples


  • The newscast gave no details of the shooting and a call to the hospital netted nothing but a tired sounding know-nothing switchboard operator.
  • Aureoreticulata is esteemed "r for its charmingly varie Yin, gated leaves netted with golden yellow.
  • Pigeons and other birds were caught in traps, and quails were netted in the fields and on the sea-shore.
  • - Capra aegagrus and C. megaceros; a wild sheep (Ovis cycloceros or Vignei); Gazella subgutturosa - these are often netted in batches when they descend to drink at a stream; G.
  • Among European freshwater fishing-grounds, the Danube is only surpassed by the Volga; the most valuable fish being sturgeon and sterlet, mostly netted in the St George mouth; carp, often weighing 50 lb; pike, perch, tench and eels.