Usage examples for Extremities

  1. The men moved along the interior slopes, firing as they ran, and kept pace with the ponies running to the extremities – Captured by the Navajos by Charles A. Curtis
  2. During the French Revolution, according to Carlyle, the revolutionists were driven to such extremities for want of powder that they scraped old cellars seeking material for its manufacture. – Great Inventions and Discoveries by Willis Duff Piercy
  3. Its powerful odour is thought to defeat the keen scent of the hound; and a hunted hare when put to extremities will seek a safe retreat under cover of its branches. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie