Usage examples for Cropping

  1. The country traversed was sandy, growing only coarse wirey grasses and spinifex, sandstone rock cropping out occasionally above the surface. – The Overland Expedition of The Messrs. Jardine by Frank Jardine and Alexander Jardine
  2. " But if you expect to keep in this line," said Bandy- legs quickly, as though he voiced a suspicion that kept cropping up in his mind, " why do you want to dispose of that first pair of pups?" – At Whispering Pine Lodge by Lawrence J. Leslie
  3. I should say that it was of large and genuine dimensions, did not a little close cropping upon the first illuminated page tell a different tale. – A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Two by Thomas Frognall Dibdin