Usage examples for Coalescing

  1. The eggs are usually reddish white, with numerous darker red dots at the large end often coalescing, and sometimes the eggs are uniform brick- red throughout." – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  2. Lord Lansdowne was universally respected, and since he belonged to the rear- guard of the Whig party there seemed a better chance of his coalescing with the Conservatives. – Lady-John-Russell by MacCarthy, Desmond
  3. At one part of our horizon were great columns of black cloud, expanding and coalescing at their capitals. – West African studies by Mary Henrietta Kingsley
  4. Between the sentinel peaks that towered above the valley black battalions of storm cloud were fraternising, joining forces, coalescing into a vast and formidable army of ominous aspect. – Alias The Lone Wolf by Louis Joseph Vance
  5. Is it not because the supreme judge knows full well that Great Britain would not brook the discussion of the Egyptian or the Irish problem, and that France, in order to feel quite secure, must hinder the Austrian- Germans from coalescing with their brethren of the Reich? – The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference by Emile Joseph Dillon
  6. The political coquetry of a minister coalescing with an opposition party, when he was on the point of being disgraced, would doubtless open an involved scene of intrigue; and what one exacted, and the other was content to yield, towards the mutual accommodation, might add one more example to the large chapter of political infirmity. – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3) by Isaac Disraeli
  7. Since that time we have been continually coalescing. – Essays on the Constitution of the United States by Paul Leicester Ford
  8. All this in the scenic representation forms one issue, the different elements coalescing in the hearer's mind into a single dramatic incident. – Wagner's Tristan und Isolde by George Ainslie Hight
  9. A Coalition implies some power of coalescing. – William Pitt and the Great War by John Holland Rose
  10. But are there not two nations among them- two nations radically opposed to each other and incapable of coalescing? – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  11. It forms part of that savage independence of character which prevented them coalescing into great nations, and led them to prefer death to servitude. – American Languages, and Why We Should Study Them by Daniel G. Brinton
  12. After a moment, Mrs. Ames' face came into sharp focus on the screen, the light coalescing about her hair. – The Cartels Jungle by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
  13. After coalescing with the words which they were intended to modify, they were gradually reduced to mere syllables and letters, unmeaning in themselves, yet manifesting their former power and independence by the modification which they continue to produce in the meaning of the words to which they are appended. – Lectures on The Science of Language by Max Müller
  14. The same fashion in the letters, the same colour in the ink, the same style, and the sentiments expressed so fully and accurately coalescing with the preceding and genuine passages! – Jane Talbot by Charles Brockden Brown
  15. The burgess- party, the mild royalists, the disgusted portion of the Leaguers, coalescing with those of the Huguenots whose fidelity might prove stanch even against the religious apostasy contemplated by their chief- this combination might prove an over- match for the ultra- leaguers, the democrats, and the Spaniards. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  16. Fine as this is, and delicately characteristic of one who had lived and been reared in the best society, and had been precipitated from it by dice and drabbing; yet still it strikes against my feelings as a note out of tune, and as not coalescing with that pastoral tint which gives such a charm to this act. – Literary Remains, Vol. 2 by Coleridge
  17. The eggs were white, covered with brownish- pink blotches almost coalescing at the large end. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  18. Hence anaesthetics produce the effect of positively electrified ions, preventing the nerve particles from coalescing and thus quiets the nerves. – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder