Sentence Examples


  • Wide, and in a freshet in 1870 the scour reached a depth of 51 ft.
  • The natural scour thus created has given a depth of 26 ft.
  • Regular warfare was now at an end, although Turreau and his "infernal columns" still continued to scour the disaffected districts.
  • And oh, the housekeeping! to keep bright the devil's door-knobs, and scour his tubs this bright day!
  • Half the regiments form bands and scour the countryside and put everything to fire and sword.