Cloves in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Cloves

plural of clove

Short Example Sentences for Cloves

  • 1. Stick half a dozen whole cloves in each peach. 🔊
  • 2. Season with whole pepper, and a few cloves if you like. 🔊
  • 3. From this island they ship more than 350 bares of cloves each year. 🔊
  • 4. Prepare a large table-spoonful of powdered cloves and cinnamon mixed. 🔊
  • 5. Separate a clump of garlic into cloves and then peel and place in a fruit jar. 🔊
  • 6. He, however, successfully traded for a quantity of cloves and provisions. 🔊
  • 7. The leaves average five inches long, and taste more like cloves than cinnamon. 🔊
  • 8. Fifty bars of cloves are worth four thousand pesos in Maluco. 🔊
  • 9. The only cloves brought were those of Anbon, and only one ship-load at that. 🔊
  • 10. In her deserted house, soda would lose its strength, and even cloves decay. 🔊

How to use Cloves in Sentences?

  • 1. For in one of the gardens large clumps of splendid scarlet cloves caught my eye. 🔊
  • 2. Sprinkle them with sugar, and strew some whole cloves or some powdered cinnamon-among them. 🔊
  • 3. And there are cloves to smell, and musk, and lemon trees, and cinnamon. 🔊
  • 4. Pound four anchovies and two cloves of garlic in a mortar; add oil and vinegar to the taste. 🔊
  • 5. Mrs. Dolby recommends cloves being placed in the papers in which they are kept. 🔊
  • 6. Take of cloves and cream of tartar each one-half ounce, and one ounce of Peruvian bark. 🔊
  • 7. For internal use the decoction is rendered more active by adding a small quantity of cloves or cinnamon. 🔊
  • 8. However, these four months no cloves can be traded; for until the end of that time the trees will not bear. 🔊
  • 9. Also some cloves for traffic; but of these the admiral did not buy many, as he did not wish the ship to be crowded with goods. 🔊
  • 10. Hot water, or preferably a decoction of cloves and the bark of the bay-tree, is very useful for recovering consciousness. 🔊
  • 11. Put it into a sauce-pan, and mix with it a little butter rolled in flour, and add some more cloves and wine. 🔊
  • 12. Take your black fish and rub it inside and outside with a mixture of cayenne, salt, and powdered cloves and mace. 🔊
  • 13. For one sandwich prepare 30 or 40 garlic cloves by removing skins and frying out the fierce pungence in smoking olive oil. 🔊
  • 14. Peel and cut up the apples and melon, and stew the fruit 15 minutes, adding sugar and the cloves tied in muslin. 🔊
  • 15. Take a pint of good strong ale, and pour it into a saucepan with three cloves and a little nutmeg; sugar to your taste. 🔊
  • 16. Boil together in a pint of water two beaten nutmegs, a handful of broken cinnamon, and a handful of cloves slightly pounded. 🔊
  • 17. In the island of Bachan they have a garrisoned fortress; more than a hundred bares of cloves are shipped thence each year. 🔊
  • 18. Make a pickle of sufficient white wine vinegar to cover the cabbage well, adding to it equal quantities of cloves and allspice, with some mace. 🔊
  • 19. Makassar-trees rain their yellow blossoms into the water, cloves fill the air with pungent fragrance, and lychees droop over the clear current. 🔊
  • 20. In the island of Maquian they have three garrisoned fortresses; and 1,200 bares of cloves are gathered there each year. 🔊
  • 21. Transfer the sections in turn to a capsule containing absolute alcohol (to dehydrate) and to one containing xylol or oil of cloves (to clear). 🔊
  • 22. Finally the water boiled, and the hunchback brought Fernet a huge tumbler of gin and water with bits of lemon-peel and cloves floating in it. 🔊
  • 23. Remove from brine, place in granite kettle, cover with vinegar containing whole mustard seed, cloves and cinnamon and one cup of sugar. 🔊
  • 24. Add 2 sliced onions, a bay leaf, a few pepper corns, 12 whole cloves and 1/2 a teaspoonful of ground allspice. 🔊
  • 25. Grate some old bread into a basin; pour boiling new milk over it; add an onion with five cloves stuck in it, with pepper and salt to taste. 🔊