Lintels in a sentence

Definition of Lintels

plural of lintel

How to use Lintels in a Sentence?

  • The lintels of the windows and doors were now looked into, and the fireplace dismantled and searched.
  • Blood was also rubbed into the mouths of the carved serpents upon the jambs and lintels of the houses.
  • Those on the south side and one on the north have lintels or level tops; the other has a straight lined arch composed of two long pieces of stone.
  • He noticed, at the lintels of the door, some rabbits' tails and zebras' manes, suspended as talismans.
  • The lintels of the openings in the central part are formed of round sticks, about 3 inches in diameter, matched, and bound together with withes.
  • Advertisement bills in blue and red were displayed on the lintels and doorposts, while fierce door-gods guarded against the admission of evil spirits.
  • The tragical termination of his great life added but another to the lengthened succession of horrors which had marked so many lintels with the blood of the first-born.
  • Wooden lintels are mentioned, but these can hardly be regarded as constituting an exception when the character of the wood, and the circumstances that contributed to their preservation, are considered.

Short Example Sentence for Lintels

  • Tile or slate lintels were used over all openings.
  • The lintels of the door are decorated with stone cables.