Sentence Examples


  • Her first instinct was to scramble to the back of the bus and climb out.
  • She flattened against the rock wall as she heard the horse scramble down into the ravine a little way down from her.
  • All right, but don't be surprised if I panic now and then and try to scramble out of the water — or even pull you under with me.
  • At the time that "the scramble for Africa" began, the narrow strip of coast over which the king of Togo ruled was the sole district between the Gambia and the Niger to which Great Britain, France or some other civilized power had not a claim.
  • Slipping to the bottom the prey is immediately seized by the lurking ant-lion; or if it attempt to scramble again up the treacherous walls of the pit, is speedily checked in its efforts and brought down by showers of loose sand which are jerked at it from below by the larva.

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