Sentence Examples


  • Boots crunched on gravel behind her.
  • The roadway was gravel, but well maintained on a year-round basis.
  • Backing the truck around, he threw gravel from the rear tires as he took off.
  • Valley gravel borders the Thames, with some interruptions, from Kingston to Greenwich, and extends to a wide belt, with ramifications, from Wandsworth south to Croydon, and in a narrower line from Greenwich towards Bromley.
  • Whole forests, vast quarries of granite, and hills of gravel were used in fringing the water margins, constructing wharves, piers and causeways, redeeming flats, and furnishing piling and solid foundations for buildings.