Sentence Examples with the word folded

The leaf taken individually is either folded longitudinally from apex to base, as in the tulip-tree, and called reclinate or replicate; or rolled up in a circular manner from apex to base, as in ferns (fig.

She changed, left her folded clothing on the bench outside the locker, and slammed the locker closed.

Alex methodically folded the paper, his gaze roving over her face.

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He lay on his back, hands folded on the blankets, eyeing her skeptically.

The young man in his clattering chains stepped clumsily to the spot indicated, holding away with one finger the coat collar which chafed his neck, turned his long neck twice this way and that, sighed, and submissively folded before him his thin hands, unused to work.

Between the folded marine beds of the Himalaya and the nearly horizontal strata of the peninsula lies the Indo-Gangetic plain, covered by an enormous thickness of alluvial and wind-blown deposits of recent date.

She folded the newspaper to shut the accusing eyes.

His arms were folded across his chest and his rugged features were drawn into a troubled frown.

With a boom and a crunch, it folded in a cloud of smoke.

Chubby little Dokhturov was listening attentively with eyebrows raised and arms folded on his stomach.