Usage examples for faceted

  1. The project is multi- faceted and fluid by nature of the Web. – Divine-Comedy-Longfellow-s-Translation-Complete by Dante Alighieri
  2. There was a chain with sharp- edged, faceted things on it. – Long Ago, Far Away by William Fitzgerald Jenkins AKA Murray Leinster
  3. It was about three feet long with a small, oval- shaped head and two very large, many- faceted eyes. – The Secret of the Ninth Planet by Donald Allen Wollheim
  4. The beasts would be heavily laden with countless intricately graven idols adorned with gold, silver, copper, ivory, ebony, black- and red- striped woods, and other rare woods, and gem stones with which to make crudely faceted jewels for their eyes. – Si'Wren of the Patriarchs by Roland Cheney
  5. Some are angular, many have had their edges blunted, while others have been ground flat and smooth on one or more sides, like gems which have been faceted by being held firmly against the lapidary's wheel. – The Elements of Geology by William Harmon Norton
  6. The faceted disks wavered; turned upward; the wheel began to whirl- faster- faster- Up from that flaming circle, out into the sky leaped a thick, pale green column of intensest light. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  7. I noted that its grinding surface was studded thickly with the smaller pyramids and that the tips of these were each capped with what seemed to be faceted gems gleaming with the same pale yellow radiance as the Shrine of the Cones. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  8. The faceted wheel at the top of the central spire of the cones swung upward; a light began to stream from the cones themselves- no pillar now, but a vast circle that shot whirling into the heavens like a noose. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  9. His whole mind, by now, had crystallized into that hard- faceted sharp- edged determination. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  10. Again, it seems all diamond- like or pearl- like, or like a flood of flaked silver, shivered crystal, or faceted ingots of palest amber. – The Niagara River by Archer Butler Hulbert
  11. They darted here and there, their many- faceted eyes burning with blood- lust. – The Mad Planet by Murray Leinster
  12. Leaping, tossing, spiraling, foaming back upon itself, making its own shadows and mirroring in an infinitely faceted glass the sunlight, it changed so constantly it was impossible to grasp even a fraction of its mutations. – Greener Than You Think by Ward Moore
  13. There were eyes; the round inhuman orbs of the dwarf chaks, the faceted stare of the prism eyes of the Toys. – The Door Through Space by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  14. The amber liquid sparkled and bubbled and flowed over the many faceted goblet in cream and foam. – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  15. Some are finely faceted some uncut. – The Flying Legion by George Allan England
  16. The slender steeple of the cones drooped sending its faceted coronet shattering to the floor. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  17. Hershie reached out and stroked the diamond- faceted coffins that his birth parents lay in, hoping for guidance. – Super Man and the Bug Out by Cory Doctorow
  18. The mere success of the logical mind in unravelling a puzzle was as nothing, for the readings of these monstrous, many- faceted stars of symbolism were infinite. – The Gnôsis of the Light by F. Lamplugh