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overflowing Sentence Examples

  • Of course, Clara was handy - and overflowing with information.

  • The pan proper is surmounted by a great cone or hopper called a curb, to provide for the foaming up of the boiling mass and to prevent loss from overflowing.

  • In a very few months' time the chapel was full to overflowing.

  • In the meantime, the concentration camps were becoming filled to overflowing, and a steady stream of captures and surrenders were reducing the hostile power of the republics.

  • For many years the castles and prisons of Haverfordwest and Pembroke were filled to overflowing with French prisoners of war.

  • The gland is supposed to secrete a ferment, which, being absorbed into the portal circulation, breaks up a certain portion at least of the grape-sugar contained in the portal blood, and so prevents this overflowing into the circulation in general.

  • Another very important source of revenue is the so-called "tourist industry," which in late years has assumed immense proportions; the city contains a large number of hotels and boarding-houses which every year are filled to overflowing with strangers from all parts of the world.

  • lower down to keep the basin from overflowing.

  • Enclosed seas extend deeply into the land and originate either by the breaking through of the ocean or by the overflowing of a subsiding area.

  • Gulfs may be classified according to their origin as due to fractures of the crust or overflowing of depressed lands.

  • Compound gulfs are formed seawards by fracture and landwards by the overflowing of depressed land, e.g.

  • Gulfs formed by the overflowing of depressed lands lie upon the continental shelf, e.g.

  • the Strait of Dover, the Dardanelles and Bosporus; (3) by overflowing through the subsidence of the land, as in the straits of Bering, Torres and Formosa.

  • By degrees the bed rises, and the people build embankments to prevent the river from overflowing.

  • Thus a fall in the gradient at any point in the course of a stream; any snag, projection or dam, impeding the current; the reduced velocity caused by the overflowing of streams in flood and the dissipation of their energy where they enter a lake or the sea, are all contributing causes to alluviation, or the deposition of streamborne sediment.

  • The valley is wide and marshy, the river frequently overflowing its banks.

  • Kingsley's life was written by his widow in 1877, entitled Charles Kingsley, his Letters and Memories of his Life, and presents a very touching and beautiful picture of her husband, but perhaps hardly does justice to his humour, his wit, his overflowing vitality and boyish fun.

  • The water overflowing from the feeders down the sides of the beds is received into small drains formed in the furrows between the beds.

  • The warping which is practised in England is almost exclusively confined to the overflowing of level ground within tide mark, and is conducted mostly within the districts commanded by estuaries or tidal rivers.

  • Penetrated by the conviction that ignorance was the worst of the inveterate evils of old Russia, a pitiless enemy of superstition of every sort, a reformer by nature, overflowing with energy and resource, and with a singularly lucid mind armed at all points by a farreaching erudition, Prokopovich was the soul of the reforming party after the death of Peter the Great.

  • The hospitals at Julfa and Isfahan have accommodation for 100 patients each, and are sometimes full to overflowing; the dispensaries are generally overcrowded.

  • In general he spoke as a man of the people, the predominating quality of his style being an overflowing and often coarse wit.

  • His unconventional preaching shocked the more staid members of the flock, but filled the church to overflowing with people unaccustomed to churchgoing.

  • Such a saltwater saucer of fresh water is maintained full to overflowing by the rainfall, and owing to the frictional resistance of the sand and to capillary action and the fact that a given column of fresh water is balanced by a shorter column of sea water, the fresh water never sinks to the mean sea-level unless artificially abstracted.

  • But not to speak of his enormous collection of MS. books, full to overflowing with new and original matter, which have been handed over to Trinity College, Dublin, the works we have already called attention to barely form the greater portion of what he has published.

  • The waters of both lakes are alkaline, but Malheur Lake is often freshened by overflowing into Harney Lake, while the latter, having no outlet, is growing continually more alkaline.

  • The unfinished poems, Dieu and La Fin de Satan, are full to overflowing of such magnificent work, such wise simplicity of noble thought, such heroic and pathetic imagination, such reverent and daring faith, as no other poet has ever cast into deathless words and set to deathless music. Les Jumeaux, an unfinished tragedy, would possibly have been the very greatest of his works if it had been completed on the same scale and on the same lines as it was begun and carried forward to the point at which it was cut short for ever.

  • But neither Sheridan nor Fox was capable of that sustained and overflowing indignation at outraged justice and oppressed humanity, that consuming moral fire, which burst forth again and again from the chief manager of the impeachment, with such scorching might as drove even the cool and intrepid Hastings beyond all self-control, and made him cry out with protests and exclamations like a criminal writhing under the scourge.

  • His lectures were attended by persons of the highest distinction from all parts of Europe, and such was the charm of his demonstrations that a hall capable of containing 2000 people had eventually to be assigned for the accommodation of the overflowing audiences which they attracted.

  • God exists as an eternal personality, and the creation is an overflowing of the divine love, which was unable to contain itself.

  • It smelled like the sewer system was overflowing.

  • The first story of the building was overflowing with vamps.

  • Of course, Clara was handy - and overflowing with information.

  • An English garden with overflowing herbaceous borders adjoins the pub and boasts an abundance of outdoor seating.

  • adsorption of surfactant at expanding liquid surfaces using an overflowing cylinder apparatus to examine Marangoni stresses.

  • A half-empty bottle of Scotch whiskey stood between them on the bar, next to an overflowing ashtray.

  • bowels of compassion are stirred: his mercies are overflowing.

  • Ullage: Waste beer left at the bottom of an empty cask or overflowing into a drip tray.

  • I filled five dustbins to overflowing with good food.

  • overflowing ashtray.

  • overflowing bins, did I begin to feel uneasy.

  • overflowing joy.

  • overflowing with gratitude to God that we had been permitted to welcome such a minister for that church.

  • slurry vacuum tanker to empty a blocked and overflowing septic tank.

  • He had been using a tractor and slurry vacuum tanker to empty a blocked and overflowing septic tank.

  • waste bin in library, how stop overflowing?

  • youngish chaps sitting in a small room positively overflowing with cameras.

  • Fevers and agues are prevalent owing to bad drainage and the overflowing of the river; and the death-rate is higher than the birth-rate.

  • The pan proper is surmounted by a great cone or hopper called a curb, to provide for the foaming up of the boiling mass and to prevent loss from overflowing.

  • The prosperity of Lower Egypt, and almost the very subsistence of its inhabitants, depended upon the annual overflowing of the Nile; and they looked for it with the utmost anxiety.

  • In a very few months' time the chapel was full to overflowing.

  • In the meantime, the concentration camps were becoming filled to overflowing, and a steady stream of captures and surrenders were reducing the hostile power of the republics.

  • For many years the castles and prisons of Haverfordwest and Pembroke were filled to overflowing with French prisoners of war.

  • The gland is supposed to secrete a ferment, which, being absorbed into the portal circulation, breaks up a certain portion at least of the grape-sugar contained in the portal blood, and so prevents this overflowing into the circulation in general.

  • Another very important source of revenue is the so-called "tourist industry," which in late years has assumed immense proportions; the city contains a large number of hotels and boarding-houses which every year are filled to overflowing with strangers from all parts of the world.

  • lower down to keep the basin from overflowing.

  • Enclosed seas extend deeply into the land and originate either by the breaking through of the ocean or by the overflowing of a subsiding area.

  • Gulfs may be classified according to their origin as due to fractures of the crust or overflowing of depressed lands.

  • Compound gulfs are formed seawards by fracture and landwards by the overflowing of depressed land, e.g.

  • Gulfs formed by the overflowing of depressed lands lie upon the continental shelf, e.g.

  • the Strait of Dover, the Dardanelles and Bosporus; (3) by overflowing through the subsidence of the land, as in the straits of Bering, Torres and Formosa.

  • By degrees the bed rises, and the people build embankments to prevent the river from overflowing.

  • Thus a fall in the gradient at any point in the course of a stream; any snag, projection or dam, impeding the current; the reduced velocity caused by the overflowing of streams in flood and the dissipation of their energy where they enter a lake or the sea, are all contributing causes to alluviation, or the deposition of streamborne sediment.

  • The valley is wide and marshy, the river frequently overflowing its banks.

  • Kingsley's life was written by his widow in 1877, entitled Charles Kingsley, his Letters and Memories of his Life, and presents a very touching and beautiful picture of her husband, but perhaps hardly does justice to his humour, his wit, his overflowing vitality and boyish fun.

  • The water overflowing from the feeders down the sides of the beds is received into small drains formed in the furrows between the beds.

  • The warping which is practised in England is almost exclusively confined to the overflowing of level ground within tide mark, and is conducted mostly within the districts commanded by estuaries or tidal rivers.

  • Penetrated by the conviction that ignorance was the worst of the inveterate evils of old Russia, a pitiless enemy of superstition of every sort, a reformer by nature, overflowing with energy and resource, and with a singularly lucid mind armed at all points by a farreaching erudition, Prokopovich was the soul of the reforming party after the death of Peter the Great.

  • The hospitals at Julfa and Isfahan have accommodation for 100 patients each, and are sometimes full to overflowing; the dispensaries are generally overcrowded.

  • In general he spoke as a man of the people, the predominating quality of his style being an overflowing and often coarse wit.

  • His unconventional preaching shocked the more staid members of the flock, but filled the church to overflowing with people unaccustomed to churchgoing.

  • Such a saltwater saucer of fresh water is maintained full to overflowing by the rainfall, and owing to the frictional resistance of the sand and to capillary action and the fact that a given column of fresh water is balanced by a shorter column of sea water, the fresh water never sinks to the mean sea-level unless artificially abstracted.

  • But not to speak of his enormous collection of MS. books, full to overflowing with new and original matter, which have been handed over to Trinity College, Dublin, the works we have already called attention to barely form the greater portion of what he has published.

  • The waters of both lakes are alkaline, but Malheur Lake is often freshened by overflowing into Harney Lake, while the latter, having no outlet, is growing continually more alkaline.

  • The unfinished poems, Dieu and La Fin de Satan, are full to overflowing of such magnificent work, such wise simplicity of noble thought, such heroic and pathetic imagination, such reverent and daring faith, as no other poet has ever cast into deathless words and set to deathless music. Les Jumeaux, an unfinished tragedy, would possibly have been the very greatest of his works if it had been completed on the same scale and on the same lines as it was begun and carried forward to the point at which it was cut short for ever.

  • But neither Sheridan nor Fox was capable of that sustained and overflowing indignation at outraged justice and oppressed humanity, that consuming moral fire, which burst forth again and again from the chief manager of the impeachment, with such scorching might as drove even the cool and intrepid Hastings beyond all self-control, and made him cry out with protests and exclamations like a criminal writhing under the scourge.

  • His lectures were attended by persons of the highest distinction from all parts of Europe, and such was the charm of his demonstrations that a hall capable of containing 2000 people had eventually to be assigned for the accommodation of the overflowing audiences which they attracted.

  • God exists as an eternal personality, and the creation is an overflowing of the divine love, which was unable to contain itself.

  • When the frost comes out in the spring, and even in a thawing day in the winter, the sand begins to flow down the slopes like lava, sometimes bursting out through the snow and overflowing it where no sand was to be seen before.

  • "He is just the same as ever," replied Anna Mikhaylovna, "overflowing with amiability.

  • He did not know that Natasha's soul was overflowing with despair, shame, and humiliation, and that it was not her fault that her face happened to assume an expression of calm dignity and severity.

  • It seemed to her that something heavy was beating rhythmically against all the walls of the room: it was her own heart, sinking with alarm and terror and overflowing with love.

  • Pierre's insanity consisted in not waiting, as he used to do, to discover personal attributes which he termed "good qualities" in people before loving them; his heart was now overflowing with love, and by loving people without cause he discovered indubitable causes for loving them.

  • He had been using a tractor and slurry vacuum tanker to empty a blocked and overflowing septic tank.

  • What opinion on waste bin in library, how stop overflowing?

  • Eventually we ended up in a tenement block where we found two youngish chaps sitting in a small room positively overflowing with cameras.

  • Overflowing Landfills-Obviously, all of those disposable diapers have to go somewhere, so landfills sometimes may seem overrun with disposables.

  • There are no holes in the bottom of the cup so you don't have to worry about drainage; only over-watering and overflowing, which could be harmful to the plant or flower.

  • Even just recycling once helps keep the landfills from overflowing.

  • The Morning Room - sitting room overflowing with Spanish antiques and Flemish tapestries.

  • A tree lovingly decorated with handmade ornaments by the kids and overflowing with ornaments gathered over decades of shared Christmases is utterly charming and works in any home.

  • Overflowing with information on subjects from cosmetic brands to makeup application tips.

  • The digital camera market is overflowing with options for everyone, from the casual snapper to the serious, dedicated professional.

  • For those with overflowing cupboards, get rid of pans you don't use and get back to the basics!

  • With the overflowing demand teenage shoppers have for the latest styles comes an equally abundant supply of teen-oriented designers.

  • My first thought was that the sanctuary was full to overflowing and Daddy feared I'd be nervous.

  • My first thought was that the sanctuary was full to overflowing and Daddy feared I'd be nervous.

  • My first thought was that the sanctuary was full to overflowing and Daddy feared I'd be nervous.

  • She must be overjoyed, given the fact that her home is currently overflowing with boys (14, to be exact-the oldest is 20 and no longer lives with them).

  • Any shop that carries children's clothes is overflowing with color.

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