Examples of cone in a Sentence
He scooped out the popcorn with a paper cone.
Recent Examples of cone from the Web
Wildlife expert Marne Titchenell suspects a red squirrel is the likely culprit that recently stored about 50 pounds of pine cones under the hood of a young Michigan man’s car, according to the local TV station WVLT 8.
The menu is small — limited to cones, shakes and sundaes, but there's an array of toppings.
Some plants actually use fire for their own reproductive strategy, like pine cones, which will only open when a fire has gone past.
There are volcanic fields scattered across the West where scientists have found cones, lava flows and signs of relatively recent eruptions.
A dozen tiny kids from the church daycare on Lancaster are exhorted to avoid the cone, the slide.
Invariably, my wife reminds me to ask for the 10 percent senior discount on a couple of cones worth a couple of bucks.
Getting a free cone today, then, is really a no-brainer.
Häagen-Dazs stores are giving away free mini cones today and all for a good cause -- to help raise awareness to the plight of honey bees.
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CONE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cone for English Language Learners
: a shape that has a pointed top and sides that form a circle at the bottom
: a hard and dry part that is the fruit of a pine tree or other evergreen plant and contains many seeds
: something that looks like a cone
CONE Defined for Kids
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