Sentences Containing 'clime'
He must be an astronomer, so as to know by the stars how many hours of the night have passed, and what clime and quarter of the world he is in.
You are going out, Micawber, to this distant clime, to strengthen, not to weaken, the connexion between yourself and Albion.'
So this bright coin came from a country planted in the middle of the world, and beneath the great equator, and named after it; and it had been cast midway up the Andes, in the unwaning clime that knows no autumn.
The climatic area of the mountains and forest parts is characterised by a typical forest clime, that is associated with heavy rainfalls ( per year), and summers that are very short and cold, and winters that are cold and with a lot of snow.
More Vocab Words::: saboteur - one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
::: astronomical - enormously large or extensive
::: puerile - childish; immature; CF. puer: boy
::: nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
::: compartment - one of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided
::: trickster - person who cheats people
::: corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
::: aquiline - curved; hooked; of or like an eagle; Ex. aquiline nose
::: tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
::: distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion