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 Wordsunravel - disentangle; solve
discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse
desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
nurse - suckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
ligneous - like wood
sheathe - place into a case; insert into or provide with a sheath; Ex. He sheathed his dagger; N. sheath: case for a blade
nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things
inclusive - tending to include all; all-inclusive; Ex. inclusive charge
preponderance - superiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure