Stalactites in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Stalactites

plural of stalactite

Short Example Sentence for Stalactites

  • 1. No stalactites or stalagmites. 🔊
  • 2. There are stalactites that look like plants and men. 🔊

How to use Stalactites in Sentence?

  • 1. Various fragments of stalactites and stalagmites were found as part of the detritus. 🔊
  • 2. Where such a cavity extended under a large stone, stalactites were in process of formation. 🔊
  • 3. Some yellowish threads, detached from the mass, hung in stalactites from the buttons of his coat. 🔊
  • 4. In time the stalactites and the stalagmites will meet, forming a great column reaching from floor to ceiling. 🔊
  • 5. The rock is white limestone, in which are chambers and passage-ways, stalactites and stalagmites innumerable. 🔊
  • 6. The wax dripping from some of these hung like icicles or stalactites from the shallow bronze cups, and they illuminated a scene that was bizarre. 🔊
  • 7. On either side can be seen giant stalactites dependant from the roof, looking like mighty columns to support the dome. 🔊
  • 8. Sometimes the water runs down so slowly upon these stalactites that it evaporates as fast as it appears, leaving behind its little load of carbonate of lime. 🔊
  • 9. There is considerable drip, and though dry stalactites and stalagmites occur in some places, over most of the front chamber their formation is still in progress. 🔊
  • 10. The stalactites and the hurrying river multiplied the dancing lights into a million, and the great roof hurled the din down again to make confusion with the new din coming up. 🔊
  • 11. The entrance is narrow and difficult, but the interior is large and spacious, widening out in some places into dome-shaped chambers, with stalactites hanging from the roof. 🔊