Sentence Examples with the word Dwarfs

They can be connected to sensors whose sensitivity dwarfs anything a human can do.

He dwarfs trees so that they remain measurable only by inches after their age has reached scores, even hundreds, of years, and the proportions of leaf, branch and stem are preserved with fidelity.

The political records of this energy are the State Papers, a class of document which soon dwarfs all others, and renders chroniclers, historians and the like almost negligible quantities as sources of history; but in another way their value is enhanced, for these hundreds of thousands of documents provide a test of the accuracy of modern historians which is imperfect in the case of medieval chroniclers and almost non-existent in that of ancient writers.

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So truly, I think we have entered an Internet Renaissance that dwarfs anything the Medicis ever saw.

But the Internet Renaissance dwarfs by a hundredfold, a thousandfold, the Renaissance of Europe.

Apart each way, and dwarfs 15 or 20 ft.

Some are dinning in our ears that we Americans, and moderns generally, are intellectual dwarfs compared with the ancients, or even the Elizabethan men.

The back wall is usually planted with dwarf and standard trees alternately, the latter being temporary, and intended to furnish the upper part of the trellis, while the permanent dwarfs are gradually filling up the trellis from below.

But the more the range and character of Leonardo's studies becomes ascertained the more his greatness dwarfs them all.

It is this combined with the fact that their targets, too, are worth more; the cost of rebuilding a modern city today dwarfs the cost of rebuilding that city fifty years ago.