Herring-bone in a sentence

The word "herring-bone" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of herring-bone and how to use it in a sentence.

This website focus on english words and example sentences, so everyone can learn how to use them. Easily browse through english vocabulary, listen the sentences or copy them.

How to use herring-bone in a sentence. Herring-bone pronunciation.

Their general form is that of the half of a figure 8 bisected vertically, and the hairs are indicated by slanting lines arranged in herring-bone fashion.
In many parts of the exterior there are traces of the coarse herring-bone work so prevalent in Saxon masonry.
There was no one outside the door when I landed; on entering, I found them all seated at the table, and a grand display of fragments, in the shape of herring-bones, etcetera.

Examples of Herring-bone

Example #1
Altogether, the reader will probably feel more respect than enthusiasm for this early Babylonian art and will have no keen regret that the specimens of it are so few.
Example #2
The eyebrows are less successful.
Example #3
At the north-west and south-west angles of the aisles are gargoyles, that at the north-west corner being the better preserved.
Example #4
On the right of the entrance door is the door which now gives entrance to the belfry.
Example #5
I pulled into the _hard_, and made fast my boat.
Example #6
Tom, as the reader may suppose from a knowledge of his character, caring about as much for the one as the other.