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The expansive lot where Elaine Goldberg was strangled is comprised of waist-high weeds with a path cut through them.
We came upon them both together, the mower lying on its side, red with rust, amid a stretch of waist-high grass.The Mistress of Bonaventure|Harold Bindloss
The bush is shrubby, is generally about waist-high, and the stems bear small, hooked prickles.On the Trail|Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard
Our trail led us at first through a natural meadow, overgrown with waist-high grass, and very spongy to the tread.Little Rivers|Henry van Dyke