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Example sentences from the Web for unearth
Over the past few years, macabre signs of vampire burials have been unearthed across Europe and even in the United States.
Human remains have also been unearthed in surrounding caves, but they seem to have been given proper burials.The Cave Where Mayans Sacrificed Humans Is Open for Visitors|Nina Strochlic|August 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In one, a display of rusted Soviet weapons, unearthed from around the base, recalls a war museum… a war museum within a war.How I’ll End the War: My First Week Back in Afghanistan|Nick Willard|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That letter, by the way, was unearthed in the national archives—of an independent Kosovo.Poet and Rake, Lord Byron Was Also an Interventionist With Brains and Savvy|Michael Weiss|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ralph Fiennes talks about the unearthed cruelty at the heart of his new film, ‘The Invisible Woman.’
I tell you I went and unearthed Schultz late last evening, after no end of trouble.'Twixt Land & Sea|Joseph Conrad
Many monuments have been unearthed in the sites of ancient cities which throw light upon great antiquity.
In the grave which contained the square medicine bowl shown in plate cxxviii, a, a ladle containing food was also unearthed.Archeological Expedition to Arizona in 1895|Jesse Walter Fewkes
The custom-house officer, searching the next luggage to mine, unearthed two boxes of cigars; of course these were contraband.
I unearthed the embroideress, and ordered a kerchief like Madame de Fischtaminel's.The Petty Troubles of Married Life, Complete|Honore de Balzac