BELOW's Sentences and Contexts

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Definition:
ad. under, or lower in place; beneath not so high; inferior to in rank; unworthy of
Example:
All she could see, when she looked down, was an immense length of neck, which seemed to rise like a stalk out of a sea of green leaves that lay far below her.
Sentence in Classic:
But below your signature there were a few lines constituting your father a surety for the money; those lines your father should have signed.
A Doll's House By Henrik Ibsen Context
The sea had fallen below the line of seawrack on the shallow side of the breakwater and already the tide was running out fast along the foreshore.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Like illumined pearls the lamps shone from the summits of their tall poles upon the living texture below which, changing shape and hue unceasingly, sent up into the warm grey evening air an unchanging unceasing murmur.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
The watchers from the plain below could see them flit from rock to rock until their figures stood out against the skyline.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He throws it out, and would have done the same with the other garments had not he heard the rush of steps below, and only just had time to close the window when the police appeared.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
With the brow of a philosopher above and the jaw of a sensualist below, the man must have started with great capacities for good or for evil.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
I went up the bank about fifty yards, and then I doubled on my tracks and slipped back to where my canoe was, a good piece below the house.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
But when he emerged from the towel, he was not yet satisfactory, for the clean territory stopped short at his chin and his jaws, like a mask; below and beyond this line there was a dark expanse of unirrigated soil that spread downward in front and backward around his neck.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
But the transition from a commonplace nature to one that is richly endowed, demands always a more or less breakneck leap over a certain abyss which yawns threateningly below; and thus must the sudden change with the clerk strike the reader.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
Now he experienced a feeling akin to that of a man who, while calmly crossing a precipice by a bridge, should suddenly discover that the bridge is broken, and that there is a chasm below.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He felt himself on a pinnacle that made him giddy, and far away down below were all those nice excellent Karenins, Oblonskys, and all the world.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context