his cowl

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  • His cowl was drawn so far down over his eyes that the point of it stood straight up above his head. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Volume 36, December, 1885, by Various
  • I, that am but a woman, would try first whether my rock or his cowl was the better metal. Cited from The Abbot, by Sir Walter Scott
  • He flung back his cowl, and the light fell full upon his countenance. Cited from Prisoners of Chance, by Randall Parrish
  • The priest appeared to cast his eyes around the dungeon from beneath his cowl. Cited from Notre-Dame de Paris, by Victor Hugo
  • His cowl was thrown back; he had bowed his head to his knees. Cited from Rest Harrow, By Maurice Hewlett
  • For a brief instant he gazed upward, then dropped his cowled head and moved slowly away. Cited from Castle Craneycrow, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • The man halted, turned towards her and raised his cowl. Cited from Notre-Dame de Paris, by Victor Hugo
  • And he drew his cowl over his face, and, hiding his hands in his sleeves, moved towards the door. Cited from Count Hannibal, by Stanley J. Weyman
  • The monk shrank back into his cowl, and stood aside while the party went by. Cited from Harkaway and His Son's Escape, Bracebridge Hemyng
  • At the same time starting from his place in confusion, He drew his Cowl hastily over his face. Cited from The Monk, by Matthew Lewis
  • His cowl had half fallen back, and made a strange excrescence on either side of his bull neck. Cited from The Great English Short-Story Writers, Vol. 1, by Various
  • Standing before the Princess, he threw back his cowl. Cited from The Prince of India, by Lew. Wallace, Vol. 2
  • But when she opened the door, a monk came in who had his cowl pulled over his head to shelter him from the storm. Cited from Old-Fashioned Fairy Tales, by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing
  • The priest threw back his cowl; she looked. Cited from Notre-Dame de Paris, by Victor Hugo
  • He stopped, hesitated, and then, pulling his cowl over his face, walked steadily on. Cited from Saracinesca, by F. Marion Crawford
  • He laughed derisively as he turned back his cowl and squared his shoulders. Cited from Count Hannibal, by Stanley J. Weyman
  • He did so obediently, without another word, pulling his cowl closely about him so that none of his fellow-brethren might see his features. Cited from The Life Everlasting, Marie Corelli
  • The monk threw back his cowl for air, and the act discovered the deadly paleness of his features. Cited from The Bravo, by J. Fenimore Cooper
  • The soldier made some murmured noise under his cowl. Cited from The Lady of Fort St. John, by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  • The priest stood silent with his hands hidden inside his great sleeves, and his head rising erect and rigid from his cowl. Cited from The King's Jackal, by Richard Harding Davis
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