Sentence Examples with the word tall

A Latin memoir of Tamerlane by Perondinus, printed in 1600, entitled Magni Tamerlanis scytharum imperatoris vita, describes Timur as tall and bearded, broad-chested and broadshouldered, well-built but lame, of a fierce countenance and with receding eyes, which express cruelty and strike terror into the lookers-on.

Cyrus was so tall and strong and handsome that his grandfather was very proud of him.

Lydia was not as tall as Jennifer Radisson, but only by an inch or two.

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But the idol in this Sivite temple was only a tall block or pillar of hewn stone, of a familiar kind.

Another woman, a very tall blond, stood a few paces back, a smile on her face, watching the old man.

One of the rare female Guardians, Jenn was tall and willowy with dark hair and green eyes, a studied air of seduction, and the ability to penetrate any group he sent her after.

Likewise, there was a parcel of outlandish bone fish hooks on the shelf over the fire-place, and a tall harpoon standing at the head of the bed.

The teeth form a continuous even series, the small canines being crowded between the incisors and premolars; the crowns of the cheek-series are tall (hypsodont), with a distinctive pattern of their own.

She didn't immediately notice the tall man watching her from the gas station.

The space underneath the roof, where they stood, permitted them to see on all sides of the tall building, and they looked with much curiosity at the city spread out beneath them.