Sentence Examples with the word hither and thither

In the evening a wind from the northeast sprang up, and the flakes rushed hither and thither in furious melee.

They fly hither and thither in my thought like blind birds beating the air with ineffectual wings.

Soon the two ships diverged their wakes; and long as the strange vessel was in view, she was seen to yaw hither and thither at every dark spot, however small, on the sea.

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Christian De Wet, who had first come into prominence as the captor of Lord Roberts's convoy at Waterval, and was now operating east and south-west of Bloemfontein in order to counteract the influence of Roberts's numerous flying columns which rode hither and thither offering peace, added to his laurels by ambushing Broadwood's mounted brigade and horse artillery at Sannah's Post, just outside Bloemfontein, on the 31st of March.

Close to our bows, strange forms in the water darted hither and thither before us; while thick in our rear flew the inscrutable sea-ravens.

The cook began running hither and thither in the passage like a frightened hen, just as Alpatych entered.