Sentence Examples with the word copse

COPPICE, or Copse (from an O.

I have seen bricks amid the oak copse there.

And Platon Karataev told a long story of how he had gone into someone's copse to take wood, how he had been caught by the keeper, had been tried, flogged, and sent to serve as a soldier.

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The tree vegetation consists rather of jungle or copse than forest, abounding in game which is preserved by the native chiefs.

Having galloped safely through the French, he reached a field behind the copse across which our men, regardless of orders, were running and descending the valley.

It was at the end of a village that stretched along the highroad in the midst of a young copse in which were a few fir trees.

There the sun lighted me to hoe beans, pacing slowly backward and forward over that yellow gravelly upland, between the long green rows, fifteen rods, the one end terminating in a shrub oak copse where I could rest in the shade, the other in a blackberry field where the green berries deepened their tints by the time I had made another bout.