SMOLDER's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of smolder
Definition:
v. burn without flame; be liable to break out at any moment
Example:
The rags smolder for hours before they burst into flame.
Sentence in Classic:
It might have come from the center of the world, this smoke, where the fires of the ages still smolder.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
Immediately the fires which smoldered beneath tight basques flamed wildly and the two organizations split up and glared hostilely.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
In the farthest corner, on a bench beside a bed on which something was lying, stood a tallow candle with a long, thick, and smoldering wick.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
His horse, having galloped up to a campfire that was smoldering in the morning light, stopped suddenly, and Petya fell heavily on to the wet ground.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Cade lounged gracefully on her left, plucking at her skirt to attract her attention and staring up with smoldering eyes at Stuart.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
A cloud of dark smoke, as from smoldering ruins, went up toward the sun now bright and gay in the blue, enameled sky.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane Context