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.
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.
You are going out, Micawber, to this distant clime, to strengthen, not to weaken, the connexion between yourself and Albion.'
More Vocab Words::: saga - Scandinavian myth; any legend; long heroic narrative
::: precipitous - steep; overhasty; precipitate
::: abrasive - rubbing away; tending to grind down
::: omnipresent - universally present; ubiquitous
::: knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
::: plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
::: insolence - impudent disrespect; haughtiness; ADJ. insolent; CF. haughty + rude
::: catechism - book for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
::: verve - enthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
::: autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy