- Examples of usage:
- But she was so attired, perhaps for the advantage the short skirt gave her handsome ankles- and something in silk stockings which approached them in tapering grace. - "The Rustler of Wind River" by G. W. Ogden
- In less than a week each egg hatches into a little caterpillar with a very large head and a comparatively large body, tapering rapidly toward the hind end. - "Butterflies Worth Knowing" by Clarence M. Weed
- The left hand it was- small, daintily shaped, with delicate, tapering fingers; but the third finger was missing. - "Lord John in New York" by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
Word of the day
- abhor, abominate, apathy.