Sentence Examples


  • His eyes were observant and restless, his eyebrows thick and low, and his features hard.
  • (5) The correspondence of eminent and observant persons.
  • Her killer was pulled over the next day by an observant trooper shortly after dumping the young girl's body.
  • Apart from the more obvious characteristics of the serpent likely to impress all observant minds (§ 1), its essentially chthonic character shows itself markedly when it is associated with the treasures and healing herbs of the earth, the produce of the soil, the source of springs - and thence of all water - and the dust unto which all men return.'
  • As the nut grows the slight puncture becomes almost obliterated, so that it is unnoticed by all but the most observant eye.