Clearing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Clearing

present participle of clear | The act or process of making or becoming clear. | An area of land within a wood or forest devoid of trees.

Short Example Sentence for Clearing

  • 1. Stop the clearing till this blows over. 🔊
  • 2. The clearing showed more life than on the preceding day. 🔊
  • 3. In Grand Square it was clearing up with a vengeance. 🔊
  • 4. But though they fired at him they were only thinking of clearing out. 🔊
  • 5. With a yell the regiment swept across the clearing into the brush beyond. 🔊
  • 6. He was clearing the ground, so that in the spring it might be planted. 🔊
  • 7. I must say I did not expect quite such a clearing out after the summer. 🔊

How to use Clearing in Sentence?

  • 1. Sunday afternoon a force of men was set to work burying the dead and clearing the pavements. 🔊
  • 2. She ran across the clearing and along a narrow path that circled behind the mill into the woods. 🔊
  • 3. The hares on the neighbouring estate had found out this, and came nightly to the clearing to feed. 🔊
  • 4. The grass was overgrown with weeds, and the trees wanted pruning and clearing of dead branches. 🔊
  • 5. I believe, however, that we will be safe enough if we cross the clearing at a run. 🔊
  • 6. They soon came to an opening of somewhat level ground, made by the clearing around a cabin. 🔊
  • 7. So far she had been spared, and she had hoped to escape by a gradual clearing off of her obligations. 🔊
  • 8. Big logs and stumps are left because the cost of clean clearing is judged to be prohibitive and non-economic. 🔊
  • 9. He was clearing his throat to reply, when to his surprise an answer came apparently from the very cabin he had quitted. 🔊
  • 10. The clearing up of the black-fellow mystery was a great relief to every one's mind. 🔊
  • 11. The last sound of speeding hoofs died away, and the clearing settled once more to its mysterious quiet. 🔊
  • 12. The bailiffs are below, clearing the goods: you won't have the trouble any longer. 🔊
  • 13. But here at hand it was all lonely, unspanned by any bridge, and having its feathery banks unspoiled by any clearing hand. 🔊
  • 14. So they all stood in the twilight, nodding their heads and clearing their voices, happy and harmlessly absorbed. 🔊
  • 15. It is the great clearing house of human intelligence where knowledge is mutually exchanged and every one can learn what the rest know. 🔊
  • 16. There is nothing so clearing to a healthy intellect, temporarily clouded, as strong muscular exertion. 🔊
  • 17. As soon as the clearing house was set up it became evident that "futures" were an impossibility away from it. 🔊
  • 18. At last his horse swept into the clearing of the hidden corral, and he reined it up with a jerk, and leaped from the saddle. 🔊
  • 19. Not a clearing or settlement did we find, however, and at last we returned discouraged, and again began digging. 🔊
  • 20. Harry succeeded in clearing the village in safety, and, when about half a mile away, halted and looked back. 🔊
  • 21. Our way lay for a couple of miles along an old road, towards a clearing which had been abandoned, and through which the stream flowed. 🔊
  • 22. In a few minutes, during which the mist was clearing under the rays of the sun, the two canoes together came around a wooded point and beached. 🔊
  • 23. A beam of sunlight slipped in at one end of the roof-opening, and slanted downward, clearing a shining way through the smoke. 🔊
  • 24. Mr. Carew looked about the clearing to see if any other bear was in the neighborhood, but it was evident that the creature had come alone. 🔊
  • 25. As he came to the clearing where he had first discovered Helen, however, his purpose underwent a further modification. 🔊
  • 26. Back in the open clearing round the tiny farmhouse, the light, of course, still lingered in a lulling yellow-gray. 🔊
  • 27. We now got on famously with our fields, and soon sowed fifteen acres of maize and tobacco, and then began clearing another ten-acre field. 🔊
  • 28. The clearing in which it burned grew bright as day, and Dalton saw a silhouetted figure clutching a rifle and turning its head from side to side. 🔊