Sentence Examples


  • The sun was well past its zenith and headed toward the trees on the west side of the cabin.
  • The colour usually deepens toward the zenith and also with the elevation of the observer.
  • The simple theory of the dispersion of light by small particles suffices to explain not only the blue of the zenith, but the comparative absence of small wave-lengths from the direct solar rays, and the brilliant orange and red coloration of the setting sun and of the clouds illuminated by his rays.
  • The normal polarization at the zenith, as dependent upon the position of the sun, was the foundation of Sir C. Wheatstone's polar clock.
  • These years mark the zenith of Athenian greatness.

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