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  • With a half smile on his meditative face, he went out into the sunshine. Cited from Our Friend the Charlatan, George Gissing
  • "Coming home with me, darling?" she added in response to his meditative look. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • The young man looked up from his meditative pacing of the room. Cited from The Seeker, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • Jack suddenly threw up his meditative head, shied, and stood upon his hind-legs. Cited from St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, Vol. 5, Mar 1878, No. 5
  • He sat silent, his meditative fingertips laid together, his eyes fixed on the past which was the now only thing clearly visible to them. Cited from The Descent Of Man & Other Stories,Wharton
  • The Doctor had a smile on his meditative features; his eyes were cast down he looked a trifle embarrassed. Cited from The Crown Of Life, By George Gissing
  • During the reign of the strong-willed elder Hamlet there was no call to action for his meditative son. Cited from Shakespearean Tragedy, by A. C. Bradley
  • Mr. Scogan replaced his pipe between his teeth and resumed his meditative pacing. Cited from Crome Yellow, by Aldous Huxley
  • The sad one turned his meditative eyes from their focus upon the horse's back and rested them upon the open and guileleas face by his side. Cited from Up the Hill and Over, by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
  • He noted the entrance of his visitors, but immediately resumed his meditative posture, and appeared to be unaware of their presence. Cited from Heritage of the Desert, by Zane Grey
  • The libertinism of his regiment called no severe rebuke from him, but his meditative temper drew him away from it even in his youth. Cited from Critical Miscellanies, Vol. 2, Essay 1, by John Morley
  • It was here that the red-jerseyed thinker for the first and last time came out of his meditative trance. Cited from The Prince and Betty, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • For delicacy of feeling and perfection of form, his meditative and religious poems deserve to rank among the best in our language. Cited from Poets of the South, by F.V.N. Painter
  • Indeed, he had nearly thought out his next sermon, when his meditative eye happened to fall on a terrestrial object that startled and thrilled him. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 102, April, 1866, by Various
  • It made everything fit; above all it diverted him to the extent of keeping up, while he lingered and waited, his meditative smile. Cited from The Golden Bowl, Complete, by Henry James
  • Jondo looked out over the moonlit plains, his fine head erect, even in his meditative moods. Cited from Vanguards of the Plains, by Margaret McCarter
  • His meditative tendencies were especially noticed as most characteristic. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 12, No. 71, September, 1863, by Various
  • His meditative spirit was peculiarly impressed with the simplicity of their worship. Cited from Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam, by Abbott
  • Elvine broke in upon his meditative curiosity as he surveyed the new mistress of the ranch. Cited from The Forfeit, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • There, in the land of free labor, he grew up in a log-cabin, with the solemn solitude for his teacher in his meditative hours. Cited from Our American Holidays: Lincoln's Birthday, by Various
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