TIMBER's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of timber
Definition:
n. wood; lumber; trees or wooded land considered as a source of wood
Example:
The deer has been jumping the fence to go to the timber from the corn field.
Sentence in Classic:
At last the violet rim of the German Ocean appeared over the green edge of the Norfolk coast, and the driver pointed with his whip to two old brick and timber gables which projected from a grove of trees.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
When I struck the head of the island I never waited to blow, though I was most winded, but I shoved right into the timber where my old camp used to be, and started a good fire there on a high and dry spot.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
It happened that there was in the yard a pile of timber which had been stacked there ten years earlier when a beech spinney was cleared.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
At the end of September the timber had been carted for building the cattleyard on the land that had been allotted to the association of peasants, and the butter from the cows was sold and the profits divided.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In all matters affecting income, the sales of timber, wheat, and wool, the letting of lands, Vronsky was hard as a rock, and knew well how to keep up prices.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And to do this it was necessary to look after the land himself, not to let it, and to breed cattle, manure the fields, and plant timber.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The buildings in Carriage Row, across the river, in the Bazaar and the Povarskoy, as well as the barges on the Moskva River and the timber yards by the Dorogomilov Bridge, were all ablaze.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She started from my side, and ran along a jagged timber which protruded from the place we stood upon, and overhung the deep water at some height, without the least defence.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Up to two hundred or more did he count, but nowhere could he perceive a single leaf of vegetation or a single stick of timber.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
He often builds his largest men of war, whereof some are nine feet long, in the woods where the timber grows, and has them carried on these engines three or four hundred yards to the sea.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
Having travelled about three miles, we came to a long kind of building, made of timber stuck in the ground, and wattled across; the roof was low and covered with straw.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context