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 Wordscunning - clever in deceiving; sly; N: cleverness in deceiving; deceit
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
canny - shrewd in money matters; thrifty
incorrigible - uncorrectable
ossify - change or harden into bone; become hard and unchanging in one's ideas
aquiline - curved; hooked; of or like an eagle; Ex. aquiline nose
pinnace - small boat
upshot - outcome; final result
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track