To better see all uses of the word
specimen
in
Far from the Madding Crowd
please enable javascript.

specimen
Used In
Far from the Madding Crowd
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • It may be said that married men of forty are usually ready and generous enough to fling passing glances at any specimen of moderate beauty they may discern by the way.
  • It was a featureless convexity of chalk and soil—an ordinary specimen of those smoothly-outlined protuberances of the globe which may remain undisturbed on some great day of confusion, when far grander heights and dizzy granite precipices topple down.
  • Bathsheba, with a sad, bursting heart, looked at these primest specimens of her prime flock as they rolled there— Swoln with wind and the rank mist they drew.

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


    Show samples from other sources
  • The museum holds over a million insect specimens.
  • they collected a tissue specimen for analysis

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