WEATHERING in a Sentence

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weathering
 n.  erosion; exposure; action of the elements on a rock in altering its color, texture, or composition
Example Sentence: (153 in 11 pages)
1  Solid rock is broken down by weathering.
2  When the typhoon struck, we were afraid our ship might not be able to weather the storm.
3  If the weather is wet or cold choose an indoor activity.
4  Surprising as it might seem, some tourists actually enjoy the British weather.
5  Climate and weather affect every aspect of our lives.
6  The South African mailboat arrived on Friday mornings unless bad weather intervened.
7  After black clouds, clear weather.
8  Time and weather had long ago effaced the inscription on the monument.
9  The weather presented a particular challenge, especially for American servicemen unaccustomed to subarctic conditions.
10  They diverted the plane to another airport because of the weather.
11  The good seaman is known in bad weather.
12  We didn't reckon for having such bad weather.
13  Despite the bad weather, we enjoyed ourselves.
14  The match was postponed to the next day because of bad weather.
15  The bad weather aggravated his illness.
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  My health forbade me from venturing out unless the weather was exceptionally genial, and I had no friends who would call upon me and break the monotony of my daily existence.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER II. THE SCIENCE OF DEDUCTION
2  As for myself, I was silent, for the dull weather and the melancholy business upon which we were engaged, depressed my spirits.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER III. THE LAURISTON GARDEN MYSTERY
3  In January there came bitterly hard weather.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Get Context   In Chapter V
4  By this time the weather had broken and the spring ploughing had begun.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Get Context   In Chapter V
5  The stormy weather was followed by sleet and snow, and then by a hard frost which did not break till well into February.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Get Context   In Chapter VII
6  Some progress was made in the dry frosty weather that followed, but it was cruel work, and the animals could not feel so hopeful about it as they had felt before.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Get Context   In Chapter VII
7  In the evening he returned to the farmhouse himself, but, as it was warm weather, told the sheep to stay where they were.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Get Context   In Chapter X
8  The light but variable breeze, foretold by the weather expert, flapped the yellow curtain, tossing light, then shadow.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
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9  Every summer, for seven summers now, Isa had heard the same words; about the hammer and the nails; the pageant and the weather.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
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10  Certainly the weather was variable.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
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11  As for the weather, it was turning out, against all expectation, a very fine day.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
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12  The weather looked a little unsettled.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 10
13  Their wearisome heads went up and down at the same rate, in hot weather and cold, wet weather and dry, fair weather and foul.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I
14  Office-hours were over: and at that period of the day, in warm weather, she usually embellished with her genteel presence, a managerial board-room over the public office.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I
15  Most of them were open, as they usually were in such warm weather, but there were no lights yet, and all was silent.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER X