How to use Clothe in a sentence

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  • The executive order was a way to clothe the president with additional powers.

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  • There are many forests which clothe the slopes of the plateau.

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  • You might want to clothe your little girl in cute dresses.

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  • They can use good clothes to sell in their thrift shop and to help clothe the needy.

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  • When Mahomet spoke of the goodness of the Lord in creating the clouds, and bringing them across the cheerless desert, and pouring them out on the earth to restore its rich vegetation, that must have been a picture of thrilling interest to the Arabs, who are accustomed to see from three to five years elapse before a copious shower comes to clothe the wilderness once more with luxuriant pastures.

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  • Pyramidal and bush trees out of doors are, of course, suffered to become somewhat larger, and sufficient wood must be allowed to grow to give them the form desired; but after the first year or two, when the framework is laid out, they are permitted to extend very slowly, and never to any great extent, while the young growths are continually nipped off, so as to clothe the branches with fruit buds as closely placed as will permit of their healthy development.

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  • Depending on how many children you need to clothe, back to school shopping can put a serious dent in your family's budget.

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  • Gymboree clothing outlets offer parents a great way to clothe their kids in trendy styles without breaking the bank.

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  • The double white and the double pink should be planted near each other, and will clothe banks or associate with bold rocks.

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  • Take some care in how you clothe your feet, and you'll get both comfort and style all the way to the ends of your toes!

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  • You won't just be keeping your own child warm when you choose what to clothe him or her in.

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  • While some parents only clothe their children in designer duds, other savvy shopping parents know how to bargain hunt so that their hard-earned money doesn't go to waste.

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  • If the kid in your life is always using fabric to clothe dolls and action figures, consider nurturing that creativity.

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  • We are ever-vigilant as we feed them, clothe them, and take them to school and other places each day.

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  • Put them in to poor accommodation and gave them a miserable pittance to try and feed and clothe themselves.

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  • Honor them and clothe them with excellent vestments, not with inferior raiment.

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  • Of the numerous forests which clothe both slopes of the plateau, the chief is that of Argonne, which extends for 25 m.

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  • He could only carry the picturesque sentimentalism of Rousseau, Bernardin de Saint Pierre and Chateaubriand a little farther, and clothe it in language and verse a little less antiquated than that of Chenedolle and Millevoye.

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  • Many may have a fixed image of what long silk nightgowns look like; mainly, long boring gowns made to clothe you from neck to hem, with no kind of shape whatsoever to speak of!

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  • Clothe a clean fashion doll, such as a Barbie, in a pretty top and princess crown.

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  • Rather than show Betty pursuing her 15 minutes of fame in Tinseltown, the series focuses on how she and Eric feed, clothe and keep their brood of 10 in line.

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  • The queen like to clothe herself in silken garments, and to wear ornaments of gold.

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  • Various species of nutritious grasses cover much of the plains and foothills, and even clothe the mountain peaks.

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  • Lichens and mosses clothe many of the boulders that are scattered over the upper slopes.

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  • Seen from a distance, the beeches clothe the hanger like a thick pelt.

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  • This oak abounds all over the Turkish peninsula, and forms a large portion of the vast forests that clothe the slopes of the Taurus ranges and the south shores of the Black Sea; it is likewise common in Italy and Sardinia, and occurs in the south of France and also in Hungary.

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  • After this Cromwell had nothing left but the army with which to govern, and "henceforth his life was a vain attempt to clothe that force in constitutional forms, and make it seem something else so that it might become something else."

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  • That the proximate ends at which Bentham aimed are desirable hardly any one would deny, though the feasibility of the means by which he proposes to attain them may often be questioned, and much of the new nomenclature in which he thought fit to clothe his doctrines may be rejected as unnecessary.

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  • Out of the forests which clothe the northern slopes of the Thuringer Wald the French streamed forth, easily overpowering the resistance of the Prussian outposts on the upper Saale, 1 and once the open country was reached the cavalry under Murat trotted to the front, closely followed by Bernadotte's corps as " general advance guard."

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  • The general characteristic of the flora is the prevalence of herbaceous over forest growths; the high veld is covered by short sweet grasses of excellent quality for pasturage; grass is mingled with protea scrub in the middle veld; the banken veld has a richer flora, the valley levels are well wooded, scattered timber trees clothe their sides and the hills are covered with aloe, euphorbia, protea and other scrub growths.

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  • Very slow in its movements, it rarely descends to the ground, but, when it does, walks upright like the other members of the group. It is found throughout the forests which clothe the mountains on the east coast of Madagascar, and also in a limited district on the northwest coast, the specimens from the latter locality being of smaller size and rather different in colour.

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  • Central America it is still common in the dense forests which clothe the mountain ranges as high as 8000 or goon ft.

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  • The "Absolute" doctrines he regarded as a mere disguise of failure, a dishonest attempt to clothe ignorance in the pretentious garb of mystery.

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  • He was thus a "familiar spirit," akin to the "daemon" of Socrates; and if he was also half the devil of theology, half the kobold of old German myth, this was only because such "objectivations" are apt to clothe themselves in forms borrowed from the common stock of ideas current at the time when the seer lives; and Faust lived in an age obsessed with the fear of the devil, and by no means sceptical of the existence of kobolds.

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  • Historical criticism does not touch the reality of the ideas, and since they may be as worthy of study as the apparent facts they clothe, they thus indirectly contribute to the history of their period.

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  • Vegetation is luxuriant; magnificent forests clothe the mountains, and sandalwood, ebony and lignum vitae, besides a variety of palms, are found in them.

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  • The first winter rains clothe the plain with verdure, and by the beginning of the year various bulbous plants are in bloom.

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  • Nothing material is worth a thought; anxiety is folly; your Father, who feeds His birds and clothes His flowers, will feed and clothe you.

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  • Various species of nutritious grasses cover much of the plains and foothills, and even clothe the apparently barren mountain peaks.

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  • President Jackson had, in a special message, taken strong ground against the action of South Carolina, and a bill was introduced to extend the jurisdiction of the courts of the United States and clothe the president with additional powers, with the avowed object of meeting the situation in South Carolina.

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  • In the infantry, too, the old system of paying men and requiring them to equip, clothe and feed themselves, is in vogue to some extent.

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  • The rugged beauty of the south-running valleys, and especially of Dovedale, is enhanced by the rich woods which still clothe the slopes.

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  • In the south-western valleys and on the south-western slopes of the Caucasus, where a heavy rainfall is combined with a warm temperature, magnificent forests clothe the mountain-sides and dip their skirts into the waters of the Black Sea.

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  • He was aware that the wellknown geometrical methods of the ancients would clothe his new creations in a garb which would appear less strange and uncouth to those not familiar with the new method.

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  • Similarly imbricated epidermic productions form the covering of the undersurface of the tail of the African flying rodents of the family Anomaluridae; and flat scutes, with the edges in apposition, and not overlaid, clothe both surfaces of the tail of the beaver, rats and certain other members of the rodent order, and also of some insectivora and marsupials.

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  • The most circumstantial tales are told of imaginary figures, and the most incredible details clothe the lives of the historical heroes of the past.

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  • With him Liligious the French monarchy defined its ambitions, and little character by little forsook its feudal and ecclesiastical character of Philip in order to clothe itself in juridical forms. His aggres- the Fairs sive and litigious policy and his ruthless financial reizn.

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  • It is still common in the dense forests which clothe the mountain ranges as high as 8000 feet.

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  • Many botanists are even of opinion that the sweet chestnut, which now constitutes so large a part of the forests that clothe the sides both of the Alps and the Apennines, and in some districts supplies the chief food of the inhabitants, is not originally of Italian growth; it is certain that it had not attained in ancient times to anything like the extension and importance which it now possesses.

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  • The most incredible tales talk of wealth and power to clothe the lives of the historical heroes of the past.

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  • The infantry was not required to equip, clothe and feed the soldiers.

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  • It was a vain attempt to clothe the truth in lies.

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  • Clothe the bad law in nice language and people will accept it.

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