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Definitions of Spanned

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Quotes of Spanned

  1. My marriage had been impulsive. That marriage should have been short -lived instead of the 23 years it spanned – Joseph Barbera

Usage examples for Spanned

  1. Leaving my sketch- book and pencil on the table of the summer- house, I proposed to my mother to cross a little wooden bridge which spanned the stream, below the fall, and to see how the landscape looked from a new point of view. – The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins
  2. I have mentioned that the prefects at the High School had the special privilege of using the quaint little room built over the archway which spanned the road. – Loyal to the School by Angela Brazil
  3. Carlia now led the way along the canal bank until she came to where a pole spanned the stream. – Dorian by Nephi Anderson
  4. Suffolk fled to the bridge which spanned the Loire: there he was captured. – Joan of Arc by Ronald Sutherland Gower
  5. It came with a heavy rumble like far- away thunder over the low arch that spanned the dry water- course. – Hodge and His Masters by Richard Jefferies