Sentence Examples


  • The district is exposed to drought and also to destructive floods.
  • It is useless to suppose that this destructive criticism from within can be neutralized by generously sprinkling the pages of the classical writers with interpretation clauses.
  • Rats and mice, especially the guayabita (Mus musculus), an extremely destructive rodent, are very abundant.
  • Like its Cape congener it occasionally partakes of honey, and is often destructive to poultry.
  • A cyclone which devastated Vavau in April 1900 was the most destructive ever recorded in the group, but hurricanes are rare.