To better see all uses of the word
Lord of the Flies
please enable javascript.

Used In
Lord of the Flies
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • The small boy squatted in front of Ralph, looking up brightly and vertically.
  • The bat was the child’s shadow, shrunk by the vertical sun to a patch between the hurrying feet.
  • The sun had swung over the vertical and the afternoon heat was closing in on the island.

  • There are no more uses of "vertical" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • The architect used long vertical lines to pull the eye upward.
  • On a small ladder, a good-looking sandy-haired boy is painting a vertical sign that will say:  "Doc’s."
    Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim  --  Westside Story

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading