Sentence Examples


  • What's the point of living to a ripe old age if you can't enjoy yourself?
  • We're following a hunger and when it's ripe, all common sense and caution fly out the window.
  • A world where political action was represented in such guise was ripe for overthrow, or could only be saved by a great mental reformation."
  • When a mushroom is perfectly ripe and the gills are brown-black in colour, they throw down a thick dusty deposit of fine brown-black or purple-black spores; it is essential to note the colour.
  • The fruit is ripe in July, and is an oval, yellowish, fleshy berry, containing twelve or more seeds, each surrounded by a pulpy outer coat or aril.

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