Dictionary.com

clockwork in a sentence

Example sentences for clockwork

He has never directly observed the clockwork precision of its fulfillment system.
Darkness is as essential to our biological welfare, to our internal clockwork, as light itself.
We are now a bimonthly publication, coming out regular as clockwork six times a year.
Ice ages do not occur regularly as clockwork, there is a lot of variety in the occurrence of ice ages.
Reliable, regular-as-clockwork tidal power schemes to exploit our island coastline.
After going through its share of growing pains, it now operates with clockwork efficiency.
The keeper had to manually rewind the clockwork apparatus each day.

Famous quotes containing the word clockwork

The point of the dragonfly's terrible lip, the giant water bug, birdsong, or the beautiful dazzle and flash of sunlighte... more
On the day that will always belong to you, lunar clockwork had faltered and I was certain. Walking the stre... more
Substantial pieces of goods [were] very offensive to her Ladyship's sight. They, for their clumsiness, were discarded, a... more
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help