he mutely

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  • He mutely referred to his watch, which he already held in his hand, and then put it back in his pocket. Cited from Frontier Stories, by Bret Harte
  • He mutely held out his hand for it. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • Pointing to the key, he mutely signed to the woman to lock herself in. Cited from A Fascinating Traitor,by Col. Richard Henry Savage
  • But not through loss of her -- he mutely implored them. Cited from Far to Seek, by Maud Diver
  • The minister was physically strong enough to stand the journey, but he mutely questioned the reason for this hasty move. Cited from Story of Chester Lawrence, by Nephi Anderson
  • As he walked on, not hurrying, he mutely diagnosed the heart of this unseen being. Cited from Flames, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • Then he mutely questioned 'Manda Grier with a glance which her glance answered. Cited from The Minister's Charge, by William D. Howells
  • He was weak, emaciated, his face an agony of repentance, as he mutely pled forgiveness for his flight. Cited from Merton of the Movies, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • His mother, dressed for the street, came in where he sat quiet at his desk, with the editor's letters and the girl's before him, and he mutely referred them to her with a hand lifted over his shoulder. Cited from Entire PG Edition of William Dean Howells
  • Julian, pleased at his apparent victory, now ventured on a careful process of education, on the insertion of the thin edge of the wedge, as he mutely named it. Cited from Flames, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • And when the malefactor spoke the mob ran up and silenced his lips, and when he mutely pointed to the sky and to the sun, and when he pointed to his heart which still beat warmly, the mob ran up and struck him. Cited from Shallow Soil, by Knut Hamsun
  • Mr. Kirby rapped sharply upon the table with the steel hook that served as his left hand, then, when a waiter cleared a passageway through the crowd, he mutely invited the house employees to drink. Cited from The Winds of Chance, by Rex Beach
  • By his side stood a black of small stature, in whose rude face, as occasionally, like a shepherd's dog, he mutely turned it up into the Spaniard's, sorrow and affection were equally blended. Cited from The Piazza Tales, by Herman Melville
  • Enough, however, remained of Cynthia's to show very distinctly that it was not the one Mr. Preston had sent; and it was perhaps to convince himself of this, that he mutely asked to examine it. Cited from Wives and Daughters, E. C. Gaskell
  • When he could finally be persuaded that Kaiser Bill, base and ungrateful animal, had rewarded his championship of him by deliberately assaulting him with the full force of his concrete forehead, his heart was broken, and he mutely bowed to the decision of the judge. Cited from The Camp Fire Girls Do Their Bit, by Hildegard G. Frey
  • With sole and chicken saute, with trifle and savoury, he mutely pleaded his cause; feeling vaguely guilty, the while, of belittling his childhood's idol, whom he increasingly admired and loved. Cited from Far to Seek, by Maud Diver
  • With hungered flesh obscurely, he mutely craved to adore. Cited from Ulysses, by James Joyce
  • He mutely noted the small maneuver and gave her credit; but for the pleasure of seeing the white of her fingers and the way they tapered to a pink transparency at the tips, he forgot the poor figure he must make with his soiled, ragged shirt, his unshaven face, his gaunt cheeks. Cited from Gunman's Reckoning, by Max Brand