Example sentences for: describes

How can you use “describes” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Although the Preface describes the content and provenance of this new edition, it is disappointing that no statement of purpose, no fundamental linguistic or lexicographic principle is anywhere set forth.

  • … A piece describes the horrific trade in Mexican boxers.

  • Critics revel in his caustic humor and vengeful gossip about new-media moguls (he describes one AOL exec as "a fat man, an ugly man, sweating like crazy").

  • Which of the following describes a footprint discovered in a French cave, and which describes The Chimp Channel , premiering tonight on TBS?

  • As Theroux describes Bunt's speculations about Hung's guilt, he succumbs to the urge to preach: "The evidence was not in the room, the evidence was missing--that stark neatness was the proof that a bloody crime had been committed.

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