bony face

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  • His eyes were closed and his bony face half-hidden in the blue night-cap. Cited from The Path of Life, by Stijn Streuvels
  • He kept his bony face turned toward the moon, and the moon was less pale than it. Cited from Romance of the Rabbit, by Francis Jammes [Ed.: Gladys Edgerton]
  • His thin and bony face was like a death's-head. Cited from The Man Who Laughs, by Victor Hugo
  • He was there; she saw suffering on his bony face, a look of fever. Cited from The Red Lily, by Anatole France, v2
  • Gaunt covers his bony face with his hands, but he cannot shut it out. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 10, No. 60, October 1862, by Various
  • He was small and thin, with a bony face, already wrinkled at twenty-seven. Cited from His Masterpiece, by Emile Zola
  • The lad looked down on the woman's bony face kindly. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 12, No. 74, December, 1863, by Various
  • His eyes were very bleak in his bony face. Cited from Star Hunter, by Andre Alice Norton
  • He had deep piercing black eyes, and an odd bony face. Cited from Together, by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  • And his well- bred, bony face looked very determined, albeit the eyes were wistful. Cited from Rezanov, by Gertrude Atherton
  • His long, bony face was unhandsome save for the eyes and mouth, which held an expression of great sweetness. Cited from Nest Builder, by Beatrice Forbes-Robertson Hale
  • His mouth was half open in astonishment, his little shriveled body, with its pointed head and bony face, seemed to be resting. Cited from Mother, by Maxim Gorky
  • The old man shook his lion-like head and, out of the parchment of his bony face, his eyes burned grimly. Cited from The Tyranny of Weakness, by Charles Neville Buck
  • A bony face, with a high narrow forehead and steel-blue inexpressive eyes, suggested a barrenness of mind. Cited from The Four Feathers, by A. E. W. Mason
  • A bony face and a low, small stubborn forehead pointed to the man's narrow obstinacy. Cited from The Hollow Needle, by Maurice LeBlanc
  • Lady Coryston's features quivered in her long bony face. Cited from The Coryston Family, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • But whoever looked into his sallow and bony face was struck with the effect of his large, serious eye, luminous with intelligence and will. Cited from Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V2, J. Cox
  • Something about that implacable, bony face made Dozier turn and hurry back up the stairs to the main floor of the house. Cited from Way of the Lawless, by Max Brand
  • He was a large man, with a bony face softened by a thick grizzled beard. Cited from Together, by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  • Her large bony face was crossed by the lines and wrinkles of long years of care, and her eyes were dim; but her mouth was smiling. Cited from Senator North, by Gertrude Atherton
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