Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TRENDS

I stood on the high coast of Kepler Land where it trends southward.

They were first thought of by historians as tendencies and trends.

These two trends are not mutually exclusive as is widely and erroneously believed.

The trends are global, the reaction is world-wide because the problem is global.

But if Western trends are anything to go by, this is a temporary state of affairs.

It will be noted that the trends are almost exactly opposite.

It trends east and west for seventeen miles, and is in width about six.

This road, however, is not usually traveled, since it trends through the difficult sand hills.

The trends of the flight paths are identified by the mid-direction of the sector into which they fall.

The shore of the Lake as it trends North Easterly, increases greatly in beauty.