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 Sentences of mist
Definition:
n. visible watery vapor suspended in atmosphere, at or near the surface of the earth; fog; haze before the eyes that blurs the vision
Example:
The waves were enormous, and the air was filled with salty mist.
Sentence in Classic:
That mist which covers everything in that blissful time when childhood is just ending, and out of that vast circle, happy and gay, there is a path growing narrower and narrower, and it is delightful and alarming to enter the ballroom, bright and splendid as it is.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The marsh could be recognized by the mist which rose from it, thicker in one place and thinner in another, so that the reeds and willow bushes swayed like islands in this mist.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And fairer still were the faraway blue mountains beyond the river, the nunnery, the mysterious gorges, and the pine forests veiled in the mist of their summits.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The combatants advanced along the trodden tracks, nearer and nearer to one another, beginning to see one another through the mist.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The earth in the kitchen garden looked wet and black and glistened like poppy seed and at a short distance merged into the dull, moist veil of mist.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Toward midnight the voices began to subside, a cock crowed, the full moon began to show from behind the lime trees, a fresh white dewy mist began to rise, and stillness reigned over the village and the house.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In the village, in the house, in the garden, by the well, by the pond, over all the rising ground, and all along the road uphill from the bridge leading to the village, not more than five hundred yards away, crowds of men could be seen through the shimmering mist.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Thus we learned their name, and we stood watching them go, till their white tunic was lost in the blue mist.
Anthem By Ayn Rand Context
Micawber sat at the back of the coach, with the children, and I stood in the road looking wistfully at them, a mist cleared from her eyes, and she saw what a little creature I really was.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
The mist was heavier yet when I got out upon the marshes, so that instead of my running at everything, everything seemed to run at me.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
The mud lay thick upon the stones, and a black mist hung over the streets; the rain fell sluggishly down, and everything felt cold and clammy to the touch.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context