MOLTEN's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of molten
a. made liquid by heat; glowing red-hot; being in a state of fusion
The city of Pompeii was destroyed by volcanic ash rather than by molten lava flowing from Mount Vesuvius.
Sentence in Classic:
In the silence Gabriel could hear the falling of the molten wax into the tray and the thumping of his own heart against his ribs.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
The apertures, where doors and windows stood an hour ago, disclosed a mass of raging fire; walls rocked and crumbled into the burning well; the molten lead and iron poured down, white hot, upon the ground.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
The light air seemed full of powdered gold; below the dewy bloom of the lawns the woodlands blushed and smouldered, and the hills across the river swam in molten blue.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
Credit me, that the gold thou shalt spare in her cause, will hereafter give thee as much agony as if it were poured molten down thy throat.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
Rippling, rippling, rippling, like a flapping overlapping of soft flames, soft as feathers, running to points of brilliance, exquisite, exquisite and melting her all molten inside.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
And now, if thou purposest war, and this is thy counsel, whatever charge I can undertake in my craft, in aught that may be made of iron or molten electrum, whatever fire and air can do, cease thou to entreat as doubtful of thy strength.
The Aeneid By Virgil Context
In front of them the Lys rolled its waters like a river of molten tin; while on the other side was a black mass of trees, profiled on a stormy sky, invaded by large coppery clouds which created a sort of twilight amid the night.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
He shoveled black sand into an iron receptacle and pounded it tight and set it aside to harden; then it would be taken out, and molten iron poured into it.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context