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Example sentences from the Web for upthrust
Beneath them was a blur of whirling white; ahead was an upthrust mountain range upon which they were driving.Astounding Stories, May, 1931|Various
The two men were still sitting on the logs and leaning lazily against upthrust boughs.
Mr. Pennypacker leaned with an air of satisfaction against the upthrust bough of a fallen oak.
At length a heavy, straight upthrust encountered no obstacle of bone, and the blade bit deep and deeper into living flesh.The Promise|James B. Hendryx
Huge stumps upthrust like beacons in a ruffled harbor, grim, massive butts.Big Timber|Bertrand W. Sinclair