Sentence Examples


  • The angel Jeffrey's halo may be rusty.
  • The heads are surrounded with a kind of head-dress or halo and one wears a necklace.
  • A Brescian friar relates that a halo of light was seen to flash round his head, and the citizens remembered his awful prophecies when in 1512 their town was put to the sack by Gaston de Foix.
  • Similarly, the tangential arcs to the halo of 46° are due to refraction through faces inclined at 90°.
  • In that world some structure was still being erected and did not fall, something was still stretching out, and the candle with its red halo was still burning, and the same shirtlike sphinx lay near the door; but besides all this something creaked, there was a whiff of fresh air, and a new white sphinx appeared, standing at the door.