Word usage examples
Meanwhile the bosun and his mates, together with the most experienced forecastle hands and tierers, roused out the best cable the Diane possessed, the most nearly new and unfrayed, a seventeen-inch cable that they turned end for end - no small undertaking in that confined space, since it weighed three and a half tons - and bent it to the best bower anchor by the wholly unworn end that had always been abaft the bitts: the bitter end.
His equipment was new, the padding unfrayed, the metal lovingly burnished.
The quarter inch was the thickness of unfrayed rope that had remained after he finally dragged himself back up the crumbling face of the cliff.
I noticed that the factor's allegation about her was correct-virgo intacta, semilunar hymen, unfrayed, so I used my smallest speculum.
A sketch of the Heller house was tacked, unframed, on a long, blank wall.
Shelves and walls held drawings framed and unframed, along with what Simeon supposed ought to be called found objects.
The light source covers infrared and all of the visible spectrum, not, repeat not, monochromatic.
They were greeted by Desis One and Two, who flanked a long coffee table on which there were four MAC-10 machine pistols, twenty magazine clips, sixteen grenades, four miniaturized radios, two flamethrowers, four infrared binoculars, and a dismantled egg-shaped bomb that could blow up at least a quarter of the state of New Hampshire - the lesser southeastern part.
But with heat sensors, sound sensors, visual apparatus, infrared scanners, encephalographic trackers, and a complete library of card indices on every public act you and I have engaged in, they have no room for weapons.
Infrared Photography by Shuco-Mist Medical Pressure Systems, Enfield MA.