All this failed to detract from his initial dislike of young polder.
The Dutch polder are not flatter or greener than are these intervening meadows.
polder called a warning into Mariana's ear, they drew back as a lump of coal was heaved up from the pit, into the ladle.
polder's intense countenance was sombre, his brow corrugated.
He had judged polder solely in the light of an old standard.
Howat Penny was acutely uncomfortable, and polder scowled at his plate.
They moved out of the dining room, and Mariana and polder continued to the porch.
Howat Penny left Mariana at the door, and went in with polder.
He recognized that polder was more drawn than he had first observed.
We were skirting one side of the green plain which has been reclaimed from the water, converting the meer into a "polder."
c.1600, from Dutch polder, from Middle Dutch polre, related to East Frisian poller, polder, of unknown origin.