Adjectives for Runs | Words to describe Runs

  • Treble
  • Canal
  • Pearly
  • Incredible
  • Thorn
  • Wild-Pig
  • Daily
  • Few
  • Fifteen
  • String-Course
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    • 1. Desmond's companion has been clean bowled for a useful fifteen runs. 🔊
    • 2. It was not that Raffles took many wickets for few runs; he was too fine a bowler to mind being hit; and time was short, and the wicket good. 🔊
    • 3. The present hour I am in a quickset of embarrassments, and whichever way I turn, a thorn runs into me! 🔊
    • 4. His cousin gave another silvery laugh, clear as those pearly treble runs upon the Erard; but that pretty artificial laugh had a ring which betrayed her mortification. 🔊
    • 5. A very heavy string-course runs round the upper story, and just above this, facing up the street, the tower carries a small oriel window, fluted and corbelled and carved about with stone heads. 🔊
    • 6. The broad-gauge Flying Dutchman express was noted for its magnificent speed and stately carriage, and for many years after the abolition of the system stories of almost incredible runs were current at the works. 🔊
    • 7. A canal runs through the centre, separating the chemical from the explosive portions of the works, and the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway runs up to the doors. 🔊
    • 8. The weazened little Scotchman could make trouble as well as mend it, and, not content with holding the beach, he imported bushmen from Malaita and invaded the wild-pig runs of the interior jungle. 🔊
    • 9. When this point is reached, such point will constitute the place and mark for measuring degrees of the sun or of north latitude either by daily runs measured in leagues, or in any other manner that shall mutually be deemed better. 🔊
    • 10. At it again," muttered Rorie with a shrug of disgust, as he entered the hall, and heard, through the half-open drawing-room door, an interlacement of pearly runs. 🔊

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