Sentence Examples


  • When he reached the bridge he saw two unlimbered guns, the infantry crossing the bridge, several overturned carts, and frightened and laughing faces among the troops.
  • Prince Andrew rode up to the hothouse; some of the glass panes were broken, and of the trees in tubs some were overturned and others dried up.
  • The pale glow of the moon shone through the uncurtained window, casting an elongated shadow from the overturned chair.
  • Cromwell's policy in this instance was not overturned at the Restoration, and the great Jewish immigration into England with all its important consequences may be held to date practically from these first concessions made by Cromwell.
  • Everything was overturned or shredded, from the furniture to the bookshelves to the TV lying on its face.