erect figure

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  • Above middle height, his erect figure gave him still much the air of a cavalier. Cited from White Ashes, by Sidney R. Kennedy and Alden C. Noble
  • All eyes were turned to the one erect figure. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Volume 22. July, 1878, by Various
  • He was fair, with blue eyes, fine features, not very tall, with a slender, erect figure. Cited from Jean-Christophe Journey's End, by Romain Rolland
  • She would have recognized him from the way he rode, if she had not known the slim, erect figure. Cited from The Mysterious Rider, by Zane Grey
  • She had come in on her father's arm, closely followed by the erect figure of her domineering mother. Cited from The House of the Whispering Pines, by Anna Katharine Green
  • Mitchell watched his tall, erect figure out of sight with absorbed attention. Cited from I Spy, by Natalie Sumner Lincoln
  • There, beside me, stood the tall, erect figure of Hope. Cited from Eben Holden, by Irving Bacheller
  • Jane saw his slim, erect figure and glossy head the moment she entered the hall. Cited from The Rosary, by Florence L. Barclay
  • His slight but erect figure was military now in its formality. Cited from The Purchase Price, by Emerson Hough
  • Hiram watched his erect figure and firm step till the crowd hid him, then followed more slowly in the same direction. Cited from The She Boss, by Arthur Preston Hankins
  • Without rising, she took the hand that he held out and then sat and watched his erect figure swing down the drive to the gate. Cited from Through Stained Glass, by George Agnew Chamberlain
  • The dusk gathered around Lee, but his erect figure and white horse still showed distinctly through it. Cited from The Shades of the Wilderness, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • A slender erect figure was already coming up the walk, and he recognized Travers. Cited from The Guns of Bull Run, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • She knew their errand, and received them with that cool reserve which so well became her determined face and slight, erect figure. Cited from Bricks Without Straw, by Albion W. Tourgee
  • The black erect figure disappeared in the gate of the gardens. Cited from Three Soldiers, by John Dos Passos
  • He had seen that lean, erect figure, crowned with silver-white hair, too many times to mistake it. Cited from The Grey Cloak, by Harold MacGrath
  • His wide shoulders and fine, erect figure, seemed much more suitable to a soldier than to a brother of the order of mercy. Cited from Prince Eugene, by Louisa Muhlbach
  • It showed in his tall, erect figure, his deep tone, his silvered hair and mustache. Cited from D'Ri and I, by Irving Bacheller
  • The erect figure stooped a little, her high color had faded and her voice lost some of its energy and determination. Cited from The Luckiest Girl in the School, by Angela Brazil
  • I watched him for a moment, as his erect figure alternately dipped into shadow and emerged into light. Cited from A Romance of the Republic, by Lydia Maria Francis Child
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