Dictionary.com

scion in a sentence

Example sentences for scion

The effect on profitability is especially striking when a family scion is chief executive.
You'd expect nothing less from the scion of legends.
The last is of the drippy scion of the once-formidable founding family, who fails even to announce the paper's closure properly.
Grafting efficiently combines rootstock and scion traits.
Often a newly grafted scion will produce flowers and fruit the year it is grafted.

Famous quotes containing the word scion

But we have reason to cool our raging motions, our carnal stings, our unbitted lusts; whereof I take this that you call ... more
The hippie is the scion of surplus value. The dropout can only claim sanctity in a society which offers som... more
We marry A gentler scion to the wildest stock, And make conceive a bark of baser kind By bud of nobler race... more
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help