LOOM's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of loom
Definition:
v. appear or take shape, usually in enlarged or distorted form
Example:
The shadow of the gallows would loom threateningly above the small boy.
Sentence in Classic:
He had been at his loom full half an hour, thinking about this old woman, when, having occasion to move round the loom for its adjustment, he glanced through a window which was in his corner, and saw her still looking up at the pile of building, lost in admiration.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Gradually did the country estate and the simple life begin to recede into the distance: gradually did the town house and the life of gaiety begin to loom larger and larger in the foreground.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
We stumbled slowly along in the darkness, with the black loom of the craggy hills around us, and the yellow speck of light burning steadily in front.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan Doyle Context
As for herself, she was busy at her loom, shooting her golden shuttle through the warp and singing beautifully.
The Odyssey By Homer Context
Two dark jagged peaks loomed above them through the darkness, and the defile which led between them was the Eagle CaƱon in which the horses were awaiting them.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
So the two pretended weavers set up two looms, and affected to work very busily, though in reality they did nothing at all.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
A special contrast, as every man was in the forest of looms where Stephen worked, to the crashing, smashing, tearing piece of mechanism at which he laboured.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context