mutely held

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  • She did not answer him, only mutely held out the case, still without looking at him. Cited from Charles Rex, by Ethel M. Dell
  • He mutely held out his hand for it. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • Average Jones mutely held up the box in one hand and the advertisement in the other. Cited from Average Jones, by Samuel Hopkins Adams
  • Nelton mutely held out Lew's hat and jerked his head back at the wrecked canopy. Cited from Through Stained Glass, by George Agnew Chamberlain
  • If they are to get out, the old lady is not certain of the place where, and, after making the car stop, and parleying with the conductor, returns to her seat, and is mutely held up to public scorn by one taciturn wink of the conductor's eye. Cited from Suburban Sketches, by W.D. Howells
  • Underwood rose, and with tears in her eyes, mutely held out her hand, while her husband at once recognised Sister Constance as Lady Herbert Somerville, the wife of the late rector of Dearport. Cited from The Pillars of the House, V1, C. M. Yonge