Sentence Examples with the word Pinching

Taking the bullet she made her habitual sign for SMALL--that is, by pinching a little bit of the skin of one hand.

A shoot d, the growth of which is favoured by destroying the useless spray e above the blossoms, and pinching off the points of those which are necessary to perfect the fruit.

They may be produced, by taking care, during the summer pruning or disbudding, to preserve a number of the little shoots emitted by the yearly wood, only pinching off the minute succulent points.