Sentence Examples with the word Donned

Spent the greater part of his life; here Majorian was proclaimed; here the little Romulus donned his purple robe; here in the pinewood' outside the city his uncle Paulus received his decisive defeat from Odoacer.

She donned her bathing suit and headed for the pool.

He stripped of his clothes, donned his pajama bottoms, and sat on the edge of the bed.

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Speck tossed him his shirt, which he donned as he listened.

According to its sex, or the season of the year, it is known as the red, grey or brown linnet, and by the earlier English writers on birds, as well as in many localities at the present time, these names have been held to distinguish at least two species; but there is now no question among ornithologists on this point, though the conditions under which the bright crimson-red colouring of the breast and crown of the cock's spring and summer plumage is donned and doffed may still be open to discussion.

Claire Quincy had donned reading glasses and was scrutinizing the letters as Fred O'Connor followed his notes and explained the information on Annie Quincy he had gathered at the library.

At nineteen he donned the robe of an Oratorian, but did not take the vows, and busied himself with literature rather than with religion.

The count donned his dressing gown and went out to look.

But visions of gigantic piles of BB sized oats continued to plague his brain as he donned his coat and gloves to clear the steps and walk-ways of the overnight snow.

Then he took off his nightcap, combed his hair over his temples, and donned his cap.