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 Wordsperiphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
clangor - loud resounding noise; sound of repeated clanging
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
bludgeon - club; heavy-headed weapon; V.
penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
zeal - eager enthusiasm (to a cause or ideal); ADJ. zealous
condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
thematic - of a theme; relating to a unifying motif or idea