Usage examples for clustered

  1. About half- way in its length are the ruins of the ancient monastery, clustered about the tower of its old church. – Castles and Chateaux of Old Touraine and the Loire Country by Francis Miltoun
  2. The churches, with their great richly carved towers, pierced stone shutters, and clustered pinnacles, pleased him extremely, and he liked the simple and courteous greetings of the people who passed them. – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  3. He developed into the gallant and accomplished soldier who played a principal part in the wars which followed, and became the national hero around whose name have clustered the choicest traditions of his country. – Japan by David Murray
  4. On the armour in the hall clustered the rays boldly and brightly, till the steel shone out like a mirror. – Lucretia, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  5. Slowly and painfully he moved from tree to tree till he reached a broad road, and saw before him a bridge, and beyond the river a fair town clustered on the higher ground. – A Child's Book of Saints by William Canton
  6. They clustered close, their shields held before them. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  7. Several men were clustered at the other end, peering out through the narrow panes of glass either side the front door, and one came running toward me. – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  8. A mile beyond, a mile of yellow lanes between high hedges, they came to the village of Little Beeding, one big house and a few thatched cottages clustered amongst roses and great trees on the bank of a small river. – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason
  9. Abundant dark brown hair clustered in thick, natural folds round the broad forehead, and her blue eyes had the clear, calm gaze of a personality at once intelligent and strong- minded. – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  10. Esher in those days was but a tiny hamlet- a few houses clustered here, and a few more clustered there. – Terribly Intimate Portraits by Noël Coward
  11. There was no longer the wide central chimney around which the rooms clustered. – Historic Homes by Mary H. Northend
  12. I once made a sketch of her as Werther's Charlotte, cutting bread and butter while they clustered all round her. – A London Life; The Patagonia; The Liar; Mrs. Temperly by Henry James
  13. He was the first to make use, for literary purposes, of the old Dutch traditions which clustered about the romantic scenery of the Hudson. – Brief History of English and American Literature by Henry A. Beers
  14. This clustered arrangement is called a nerve center. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  15. It is the completest little country town; the green fields in front and the woods beyond set it compact together, clustered as a country town should be about its church and its High Street, with the river running clear at its side. – Highways and Byways in Surrey by Eric Parker
  16. And clustered between the table and the far wall were a score of men. – The Image and the Likeness by John Scott Campbell
  17. They had noticed, on coming up, a flock of zamuros, or black vultures, out upon this ground, clustered around some object. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  18. After supper Daddy John and Courant left the girl and went to the mud house round which the camps clustered. – The Emigrant Trail by Geraldine Bonner