Sentence Examples


  • One of his arms is deformed — short.
  • The child was small and somewhat deformed, but of great courage and intelligence.
  • Many trees are found to have their smaller roots invaded by fungi and deformed by their action, but so far from these being injurious, experiments go to show that this mycorhiza (fungus-root) is necessary for the well-being of the tree.
  • Jonathan was poised to enter his teens in style and a deformed left arm wasn't going to hold him back.
  • Chrome steel, which usually contains about 2% of chromium and o 80 to 2% of carbon, owes its value to combining, when in the " hardened " or suddenly cooled state, intense hardness with a high elastic limit, so that it is neither deformed permanently nor cracked by extremely violent shocks.