Example sentences for: peering

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

  • Cuban cities are now an uneasy mix of sad peso stores and bright dollar shops, with an influx of goods most Cubans can only dream about (indeed, you’ll see large crowds of people peering dreamily into shop windows).

  • It was not until we found a row of old men peering through the bars of the Luxembourg Gardens, mourning the death of their favorite old trees, that we realized something was afoot.

  • But the central point is the approach to understanding consciousness; it is both structural and functional, peering forward into the future into what the shape might be.

  • Chickens run in and out of doorways and often may be seen peering out from roosts on the second floor of houses.

  • The apotheosis was reached, without doubt, in the western desert when a disconsolate squaddie who was peering through the mechanical entrails of his tank was asked by his oppo what was “up.”


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