Upraised sentence example
- These upheavals, however, are not always permanent, the upraised land sometimes settling back to its former position.
- Represented as ithyphallic, with two tall plumes on his head, the right arm upraised and bearing a scourge.
- All the rocks are of basalt and greyishtinted lavas, excepting some beds of upraised coral.
- from Concepcion, and Charles Darwin declares, in describing that disaster, that " there can be no doubt that the land round the bay of Concepcion was upraised two or three feet."
- above the plain, also in Bingham county) is an upraised block of stratified basalt.Advertisement
- Above the ring of stamens is the ovary itself, upraised on a prolongation of the same stalk which bears the filaments, or sessile.
- The altitudes along the upraised edge of the block, or range crest, are approximately 5000 ft.
- The swarthy figure and brilliant costume of the "Moor" when reproduced in wood and picked out in colours produced a very striking effect, and when a small table was supported on the head by the upraised hands the idea of passive service was suggested with completeness.
- On all sides soldiers were running to and fro, throwing up their knapsacks with a jerk of their shoulders and pulling the straps over their heads, unstrapping their overcoats and drawing the sleeves on with upraised arms.
- Prak swung round to see a red robed priest with arm upraised to strike the blade into the Doctor's neck.Advertisement
- upraised hands in a gesture of holding wealth.
- upraised heads joined their comrade in the rush for the seals.
- Prak swung round to see a red robed priest with arm upraised to strike the blade into the Doctor 's neck.
- The image of the hand is represented as a pair of upraised hands in a gesture of holding wealth.
- At once all the other turtles awoke to life and with upraised heads joined their comrade in the rush for the seals.Advertisement
- The coast has been upraised from the ocean at no very distant geological epoch, and is nearly as destitute of vegetation as the Coast.
- The crumpling of the earth's crust which folded the rocks of the Highlands and Southern Uplands probably upraised above the sea a series of longitudinal ridges having a general north-easterly direction.