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Definition of "jacinths" []

  • Plural form of jacinth. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "jacinths" in a sentence
  • "The melon had hidden a quantity of jewels, which now besprinkled the dust; rubies, emeralds, pearls, sapphires, beryls, as well as semi-precious stones such as jacinths, onyx, and sardonyx, rendered more costly than their brilliant fellows by the skill with which they had been cut into cameos and intaglios."
  • "All their doors stood open: so I entered and found them full of pearls and jacinths and beryls and emeralds and corals and car buncles, and all manner precious gems and jewels, such as tongue of man may not describe."
  • "By jacinths bedded in his lips and pearl his smile lays bare;"