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::: cadaver - corpse; dead human body
::: homeostasis - tendency of a system or organism to maintain relative stability or internal equilibrium; CF. homeo-: constant; Ex. homeotherm
::: animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
::: accolade - award of merit; strong praise and approval
::: numismatist - person who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
::: implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
::: context - writings preceding and following the passage quoted; circumstance in which an event occurs
::: fluke - unlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky
::: inveigle - deceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
::: deadpan - wooden; impassive; with no show of feeling; with an expressionless face