Usage examples for flattened

  1. All through the darkness they listened to the rushing of the fish, when the gaunt and savage males with flattened heads and upper jaws curved like a hook about the lower, and armed with dog- like teeth, fought for the females of their choice. – Indian Legends of Vancouver Island by Alfred Carmichael
  2. Canes long, numerous, dark brown; nodes enlarged, flattened tendrils continuous, long, bifid or trifid. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  3. As he glanced down the advertisement column, with his head thrust forward, and the paper flattened out upon his knee, I took a good look at the man, and endeavored, after the fashion of my companion, to read the indications which might be presented by his dress or appearance. – The Boy Scouts Book of Stories by Various