Sentence Examples with the word belted

There now is your insular city of the Manhattoes, belted round by wharves as Indian isles by coral reefs--commerce surrounds it with her surf.

She straddled the chair as she belted out the last note.

Almost done! she belted and scrambled up to lock the door.

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Once again, he was the Sirian she remembered, the man she worshipped as a child as he belted orders to the army.

You, out! she belted at the death dealer, who leaned his hip against the counter and managed to fill up the entrance to the kitchen.

It is belted by a zone of birch woods, with occasional mountain-ash and aspen, varying in width from about 20 m.

In place of the belted kilt of the men we find a belted panier or polonaise, considerably elongated in front, worn by Aegean women; and Mackenzie shows that this was repeated several times until it formed the compound skirt with a number of flounces which is represented on many Mycenaean gems. On a fresco discovered at Phaestus (Hagia Triada) (fig.

Nicholas, in his old lady's dress over which he had belted his hussar overcoat, stood in the middle of the sleigh, reins in hand.

The special features of the Gulf Plain are the peninsular extension of the plain in Florida, the belted arrangement of relief and soils in Alabama and in Texas, and the Mississippi embayment or inland extension of the plain half-way up the course of the Mississippi river, with the Mississippi flood plain there included.

In 1906 the effective fighting force consisted of 1 battleship, 2 belted cruisers, 4 protected cruisers, 3 torpedo gunboats, 6 destroyers and 8 modern torpedo boats.