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 Meanings and Examples of CRESCENT
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crescent
 n.  the curved sickle shape of the moon
 n.  a thing that has has the shape of a single curve
Classic Sentence: (16 in 2 pages)
1  The whitewashed brick plantation house seemed an island set in a wild red sea, a sea of spiraling, curving, crescent billows petrified suddenly at the moment when the pink-tipped waves were breaking into surf.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
2  As the bright arrows fell with a faint puttering sound, a crescent of blackness was formed in the gray dust.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
3  Corresponding to the crescent in our van, we beheld another in our rear.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 87. The Grand Armada.
4  From her windows could be seen the crescent of the river, the masts of ships and the big chimneys of the Mississippi steamers.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin
Get Context   In XXI
5  It floated out upon the night, over the housetops, the crescent of the river, losing itself in the silence of the upper air.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin
Get Context   In XXI
6  The crescent moon, set like a silver signet in the western sky, delayed a little the approach of night.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIX
7  Once more he looked and she looked down on to the yellow gravel that made a crescent round the door.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 5
8  One hailed another, and they dispersed, across lawns, down paths, past the house to the gravel-strewn crescent, where cars, push bikes and cycles were crowded together.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 11
9  He and his aids now withdrew behind the curtain: the other party, which was headed by Colonel Dent, sat down on the crescent of chairs.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
10  The moon, which had been bright when he went out, by now shone only like a crescent of quicksilver.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 6: Chapter 12
11  We are lifted skyward on the crescent wave, and again sunk deep into the nether world as the water is sucked away.
The Aeneid By Virgil
Get Context   In BOOK THIRD
12  There were even black crescents under her fingernails.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XL
13  Her nails dug into her palms until four bright-red crescents showed.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLV
14  He flung up a hand in mock horror and his black brows went up in the old sardonic crescents.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER LXIII
15  Catherine de Medicis had a mourning-bed made for her of black velvet powdered with crescents and suns.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In CHAPTER 11
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