## Lengths Sentence Examples

- His body was covered with faded scars that fascinated her, made her want to trace the
**lengths**of them with her fingers then her tongue. - But you went to great
**lengths**to help her. - They went to great
**lengths**to hurt you. - I went to great
**lengths**to assist your mate. - Hearing the
**lengths**his mate went through to condemn the human rendered him speechless. - She tied the
**lengths**of rope together and hunted for and found the perfect boulder in the cave: a loose, rounded rock the size of both her fists that was light enough for her to throw. - You'll also need rope, not cut from your outside clothes line, but a couple of
**lengths**of one-hundred and fifty feet each of 9 or 10mm line. - The simple theory of the dispersion of light by small particles suffices to explain not only the blue of the zenith, but the comparative absence of small wave-
**lengths**from the direct solar rays, and the brilliant orange and red coloration of the setting sun and of the clouds illuminated by his rays. - To derive the stellar velocity in the line of sight relative to the observer it was then necessary to assume that the normal wave-
**lengths**of the stellar and terrestrial spectra are accurately known. - Complex spectra of stars of the solar type this is by no means the case; for, as Dr Hartmann remarks, " in the first place the lines in these spectra are so numerous that their complete measurement and reduction would require many days, and in the second place a rigorous reduction of such material has hitherto not been at all possible because the wave-
**lengths**of the lines are not known with sufficient accuracy. - Fortunately he went to no perilous
**lengths**; the worst we hear of is a passion for gaming. - The following are the approximate wave-
**lengths**of the most brilliant lines: When the discharge passes through helium at a pressure of several millimetres, the yellow line 5876 is prominent. - These pairs of observations have shown a parallax from which the elevation of the objects above the earth, the
**lengths**and directions of their courses, &c. could be computed. - Even in the second sense, the term is a very wide one, since it comprises the measurement of angles (plane and solid),
**lengths**, areas and volumes. - That may be surprising based on the fact that, in my personal life, I go to great
**lengths**to avoid food from factories (see box at right). - Pierre, however, felt excited, and the general desire to show that they were ready to go to all
**lengths--which**found expression in the tones and looks more than in the substance of the speeches--infected him too. - Pierre's one feeling at the moment was a desire to show that he was ready to go all
**lengths**and was prepared to sacrifice everything.