Word usage examples
The abutments also must be strong enough to take safely the thrust of the weighted arch, as the slightest movement in these supports will cause deflection and failure.
The bong was half a meter tall and had a weighted base covered in soft false suede.
Lilliputian, a chit, a fingerling, a pigwidgeon, a mite, a dandiprat, a micromorph, an homunculus, a dapperling, a small fry or someone with bad posture, weighted down with the cares of the world?
Elz6ar Goulet, weighted down with chains, and dropped through a fishing-hole in the Red River ice.
His sleep that night, in a corner of the hall on a straw pallet, like most of the men of the household, was filled with imageless dreams of breathless, weighted anger, a pressure that seemed to clog the very ether.
The pungent aroma wafting from the kitchen smelled of jent leaf and koroil: she always prepared a late-night snack for him, knowing how hungry he would be after long, hard hours spent casting and pulling in the weighted net.
A sense of imminence weighted the air, and here came the Juggers, looming through the passages.
Two myn carried something and by their walk it seemed to be a litter, their hands were weighted just right, one pulled forward and the other back.
What heart weighted with the agony of remorse will not feel the sting of guilt more keen in the rememberance of the blissful days of innocence and childhood?
He dyes the hair on his head jet black, and it is slicked back and teased into long greasy curls weighted with silver beads.