Sentence Examples


  • There was a smell of decaying leaves and of dog.
  • Not my or thy great-grandfather's, but our great-grandmother Nature's universal, vegetable, botanic medicines, by which she has kept herself young always, outlived so many old Parrs in her day, and fed her health with their decaying fatness.
  • Examine the fruitroom every week, removing promptly all decaying fruit.
  • In parasites (Lathraea, Orobanche) and in plants growing on decaying vegetable matter (saprophytes), in which no chlorophyll is formed, these scales are the only leaves produced.
  • Could revive the decaying faith in the spirituality of their office.