Word usage examples
The boucher, charcutier, dishwasher and I wrestle the beast down the stairs, its head bouncing gruesomely on each step.
Anwyll reported some stablelads and pigkeepers had come and gone, various of the Guard, and their stablehands, the quartermaster and his staff, a freeholder or two, and woodcutters, charcoalers, and the considerable number of chief men over orchards and outlying establishments of all sorts belonging to the ducal lands and to various of the town-dwelling lords, besides a miller with a load of flour and a tanner and various others taking out refuse and coming back.
Three had tried to attack… one way or another, and there were three charcoaled bodies lying in the streets of Dumaria.
She looked thoughtfully at the words charcoaled on the backing, then turned it around.
The charcoaled words on the paper backing were more blurred than ever.
They had crossed over the barren black lands leveled and charcoaled by the fires of that same ship, fires that had destroyed the trees, and turned them into bony skeletons.
The Gods had footprinted their land, and charcoaled it black with their spaceship, then blown their planted ancestors up by the roots, after which they developed legs!
He looked at Anna, then at the three bodies— two charcoaled bundles, and one lying face-up, still moaning.
He looked at Anna, then at the three bodies two charcoaled bundles, and one lying face-up, still moaning.
Now it stood alone, blackened and charred but whole, while all around it skeletal remains of burned-out homes teetered for blocks, frameworks leaning on lumps of fused brick, so that occasionally a charcoaled timber snapped of its own weight and came crashing down to break an eerie silence that spread from here to the uptown house where the pillar of fire had once raged, and beyond.