I followed them for at least a dozen meters before they ended at the foot of a gnarled old oak, the massive boughs wearing snow and ice.
The trunk of the silver birch has always been too bent and gnarled for commercial use.
There was a picture in the paper I was reading of an old black woman, gnarled as an olive tree.
The disciples have gnarled hands, rough faces with the grime and sweat of an arduous day at their fishing nets.
Imagine feeling a little bored while you're sketching a gnarled old boot in your art class.
He can make a haunting face peer from the gnarled old trunk of a great oak or fashion an oversized stag beetle from a lime tree.
The legs were gnarled and twisted, the left one bent at a crazy angle making the beast tip to one side slightly.
Renowned for its longevity, a gnarled , twisted olive tree can bear fruit for several hundred years.
The rough surface and the gnarled features have become the distinctive marks of his works.
From the tiny baby to the gnarled old man, the reward for living is the same: death.