Sentence Examples


  • His complexion was swarthy, his hair dark, and his eye bright and piercing.
  • His nickname of Black Dick was given on account of his swarthy complexion, and the well-known portrait by Gainsborough shows that it was apt.
  • Even so the gods of the Ethiopians are swarthy and flat-nosed, the gods of the Thracians are fair-haired and blue eyed..
  • Nesvitski could hardly keep from laughter provoked by a swarthy hussar officer who walked beside him.
  • In front came a man wearing a strange shako and a blue cloak, swarthy, sunburned, and with a hooked nose.