small clearing

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  • They had come out to where there was a small clearing. Cited from The Rover Boys on a Hunt, by Arthur M. Winfield (Edward Stratemeyer)
  • They followed these through the woods and to a small clearing. Cited from Out with Gun and Camera, by Ralph Bonehill
  • The tower and other buildings are around a small clearing at the mountain's summit.
  • Soon they came to a small clearing and from this could see over a large portion of the lake's surface. Cited from Young Hunters of the Lake, by Ralph Bonehill
  • She did not see Dorian until he came near the small clearing by the house. Cited from Dorian, by Nephi Anderson
  • He then tracks the rifleman and finds his dead body in a small clearing.
  • In another minute they stood in a small clearing. Cited from The Cornet of Horse, by G. A. Henty
  • Tree after tree fell before the axe, and the small clearing was turned to immediate account. Cited from Life in Canada Fifty Years Ago, by Canniff Haight
  • We started again before daylight, and at ten stopped at a small clearing for breakfast. Cited from The Naturalist in Nicaragua, by Thomas Belt
  • This island has a small clearing and can be readily landed upon.
  • A narrow path went beneath the trees, so they took it, and when they came to a small clearing, they sat down. Cited from The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Volume II (of 8), by Guy de Maupassant
  • They pushed their way through the dwarf bushes until they came to a small clearing. Cited from Chatterbox, 1905, by Various
  • The tower is located near the center of the small clearing left by early 20th-century logging operations.
  • They crossed another small clearing, and on the edge of this caught sight of several more rabbits. Cited from The Rover Boys on a Hunt, by Arthur M. Winfield (Edward Stratemeyer)
  • The first two miles took them through dense woods, while the rest of the way led past houses and through small clearings. Cited from Stories Worth Rereading, by Various
  • It was like a shock when he came suddenly upon the cabin, in the edge of a small clearing. Cited from Isobel, by James Oliver Curwood
  • By the summer they have usually dried up and appear to simply be small clearings in the woods.
  • There are some small clearings nearby for other houses.
  • I would work my way through the woods till I came to a small clearing on the very edge of the cliff. Cited from Love Among the Chickens, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • About three o'clock one afternoon we camped in a small clearing at the end of a narrow valley. Cited from Under the Andes, by Rex Stout
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