SCARLET's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of scarlet
Definition:
a. bright red
Example:
Seeing them descend to the drawing-room, dressed out in thin muslin frocks and scarlet sashes.
Sentence in Classic:
Stephen, scarlet with shame, opened a book quickly with one weak hand and bent down upon it, his face close to the page.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
And Sonya, though she would never have dared to say so, knew it and blushed scarlet every time Dolokhov appeared.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Before there was a channel, when the earth, upon which the Windsor chair was planted, was a riot of rhododendrons, and humming birds quivered at the mouths of scarlet trumpets, as she had read that morning in her Outline of History, they had come.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
The whole bed would have been drenched to a scarlet with the blood which the girl must have lost to leave such a pallor as she had before the transfusion.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
The moist hungry earth, waiting upturned for the cotton seeds, showed pinkish on the sandy tops of furrows, vermilion and scarlet and maroon where shadows lay along the sides of the trenches.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
And young and old, noble and squire, gentle and simple, came at once on the summons; and among the rest came the friendly dwarf, with the sugarloaf hat, and a new scarlet cloak.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm Context
The upper dress of this personage resembled that of his companion in shape, being a long monastic mantle; but the colour, being scarlet, showed that he did not belong to any of the four regular orders of monks.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
Clifford had a queer dread of delivering himself into the hands of a stranger, but this Mrs Bolton had once nursed him through scarlet fever, and he knew her.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
This holy woman, too poor to wear the magnificent habit of her order, which was a white robe with a scarlet scapulary, had piously put it on a little manikin, which she exhibited with complacency and which she bequeathed to the house at her death.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Then, with the palm of his energetic hand, he laid the two scarlet points of the waistcoat across his breast.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
The lobster was a scarlet mystery to her, but she hammered and poked till it was unshelled and its meager proportions concealed in a grove of lettuce leaves.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context