Choose the synonym for embellishment
synonyms for lengthening
How to use lengthening in a sentence
I shut my eyes yet felt aware of the garden at my elbow, the blooms opening as if in time-lapse, the stalks lengthening.
It is never held but chased under the lengthening shadows of habit and fear.He Left Nirvana Because He Had Cooler Things to Do. Like Going to Iraq. | Jacob Siegel | April 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
If they all switch to eating red meat, then ten years later, red meat will look like some life-lengthening elixir.
Fossil corals are silent witnesses to the lengthening of days.How Long Is a Year? Is the Earth Slowing Down? And Other Questions About Time | Neil Shubin | January 6, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
In the new book, Vaillant returns bearing another three decades of data as well as his own lengthening perspective.What Harvard’s Grant Study Reveals about Happiness and Life | Dan Slater | November 7, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
But the shadows are lengthening, the days come and go, and still my name has not appeared on the court calendar.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist | Alexander Berkman
In the leaping kangaroo and jerboa a shortening of the arms and lengthening of the legs appear.Man And His Ancestor | Charles Morris
The Factor stood at the open door, watching the slowly gathering shadows lengthening upon the trees.Menotah | Ernest G. Henham
More than once Coronado sickened of his seemingly hopeless and ever lengthening pilgrimage of sin.Overland | John William De Forest
"We never knowed it war you," whined the other carefully lengthening the distance between the big man on the doorstep and himself.The Shepherd of the Hills | Harold Bell Wright
Synonym of the Day