Pronunciation of Zag
/zˈaɡ/, /zˈaɡ/, /z_ˈa_ɡ/
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Usage examples for zag:
- It was large beams of the trunk of the tree, with platted thin pieces of the boughs across them, forming a fantastic zig- zag joice of wood ceiling. - "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846", James Richardson.
- The lower third of the blade only is adorned with bars, lozenges, and cones of brass let into the iron in zig- zag and other figures. - "Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah", Sir Richard Francis Burton.
- It was filled with bristling, gnarled oak, and the walls beneath were draped with Nature's curtains, formed of the long strands of small- leaved ivy; and there, if you liked, you could look down, to the left, upon a lovely garden, the mossy roofs of mill and house, all to the left; while to the right you looked up the zig- zag gorge with its closed- in, often perpendicular walls, to see the glancing waters of the stream, and far up, the great plunging fall, flashing with light when the sun was overhead, deep in shadow as it passed onward towards the west. - "Will of the Mill", George Manville Fenn.