listlessly into

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  • It was merely an old man facing the end who settled listlessly into his seat. Cited from Where the Trail Divides, by Will Lillibridge
  • She threw herself listlessly into the chair and began to pull over the things. Cited from The Christmas Angel, by Abbie Farwell Brown
  • Sandy dropped listlessly into a chair, with his back to the light. Cited from Sandy, by Alice Hegan Rice
  • She flung herself back in her chair, her hands dropping listlessly into her lap. Cited from The Awakening of Helena Richie, by M. Deland
  • Zalli dropped her arms listlessly into her lap and her eyes ran brimful. Cited from Old Creole Days, by George Washington Cable
  • Evadna sank listlessly into her chair and regarded him and all her little world with frank disapproval. Cited from Good Indian, by B. M. Bower
  • She closed the door and then dropped listlessly into a chair beside the table, her eyes glistening, her lips quivering. Cited from The Trail Horde, by Charles Alden Seltzer
  • Nan obeyed, gave her opinion, and finally subsided rather listlessly into a low arm-chair. Cited from The Moon out of Reach, by Margaret Pedler
  • She sank listlessly into a chair at the table. Cited from Bought and Paid For, by Arthur Hornblow
  • Francesca took her breakfast in bed, and came listlessly into the sitting-room at ten o'clock, looking like a ghost. Cited from Penelope's Experiences in Scotland, by Wiggin
  • The boy got up and climbed listlessly into the cultivator seat. Cited from The Best Short Stories of 1915, by Various
  • When he walked listlessly into Carlisle it was through the Botcher-gate on the south. Cited from The Shadow of a Crime, by Hall Caine
  • She looked listlessly into the yard, thought of nothing, wanted nothing, and when night came on, she went to bed and dreamed of nothing but the empty yard. Cited from Best Russian Short Stories, by Various
  • Frank made no reply, but went on with his letter, and Archie leaned on one of the guns and gazed listlessly into the water. Cited from Frank on a Gun-Boat, by Harry Castlemon
  • His letters had not yet arrived, for he had, in a fit of restlessness, shortened his route, and he strolled listlessly into the reading-room. Cited from A Ward of the Golden Gate, by Bret Harte
  • He slunk listlessly into his cottage, tumbled on to a seat, and was lost in meditation. Cited from Looking Seaward Again, by Walter Runciman
  • When she lapsed listlessly into the slough of silence and despond, he went on precisely as though unconscious of a change. Cited from Where the Trail Divides, by Will Lillibridge
  • Kitty, in her deep mourning, sank listlessly into the black cushions of the gondola. Cited from The Marriage of William Ashe, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • She appealed to her second brother, Alec, a young fellow of twenty, who had thrown himself listlessly into a chair but who was listening attentively to the discussion. Cited from Strawberry Acres, by Grace S. Richmond
  • While sitting there beside the spring, gazing listlessly into its placid depths, an uncanny figure made its way through a breach in the bastion, and stood before me. Cited from The Black Wolf's Breed, by Harris Dickson
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