Sentence Examples


  • Zeb struck a match and lighted one of the lanterns.
  • I was permitted to spend a part of each day in the Institution library, and to wander from bookcase to bookcase, and take down whatever book my fingers lighted upon.
  • They did so, and as the flames lighted up the room, they saw their father enter with a child in his arms.
  • It had now reached a degree of sanctity and only the priest might touch it; it was sprinkled with water, and anointed with butter; finally, the priest made three turns round it with a lighted torch in his hand, which finally separated it from the world and fitted it for its high purpose.
  • When he lighted the oil a hundred tongues of flame shot up, and the effect was really imposing.