Sentence Examples


  • The last word was upturned, as if it were a question.
  • The idea is still better confirmed farther north in Wyoming, where the Laramie Range, flanked with upturned strata on the east and west, is for the most part a broad upland at altitudes of 7000 or 8000 ft., with no strong surmounting summits, and as yet no deep carved valleys.
  • A familiar look of determination was on her upturned face.
  • The larvae of the tortoise-beetles have the curious habit of forming an umbrella-like shield out of their own excrement, held in position by the upturned tail-process.
  • The afternoon sun penetrated the mass of honeysuckle that covered the porch, and fell on my upturned face.